Welcome to the Buyer's Tutorial. Seeing that you are here, you probably have decided
to venture out on your own - or you may be on the fence as to doing-it-yourself versus using
an agent. At any rate, we would like to applaud you on taking the first step towards real
If you thought that using a real estate agent was free to you as a buyer, guess again -
beware, the hidden cost of buying.
If you live in one of the many states where the seller pays the commissions, then this has been the
standard agent pitch. However, have you ever considered that using an agent is a direct conflict to
you as a buyer?
By using an agent, you're asking someone to essentially negotiate down
their commission. How can this person honestly act on your best behalf? They can't! Let us
guide you through the basic steps of
Self Service Real EstateSM.
Ok, let's get started -->