David Bates Group


Buyers Real Estate Agent performs many tasks and shares knowledge

  1. Educates you about your market.
  2. Analyzes your wants and needs.
  3. Guides you to homes that fit your criteria.
  4. Coordinates the work of other needed professionals.
  5. Negotiates on your behalf.
  6. Checks and double-checks paperwork and deadlines.
  7. Solves any problems that may arise.


Ten Customer Service Commitments

As the REALTOR® you have chosen to exclusively represent you in the purchase of your new home, we promise that we will:

  1.  Provide you with 10+ customer service during the entire buying process.
  2. Organize and schedule your home search process.
  3. Discuss the benefits and drawbacks of each home in relation to your specific needs.
  4. Provide you with on-going updates on available homes.
  5. Help you to compare homes and make a decision.
  6. Advise you on the terms and issues of the offer and fill out the purchase offer contract.
  7. Present your offer and negotiate on your behalf.
  8. Coordinate and supervise the preparation of all closing documents and guide you through the closing process.
  9. Help you resolve any closing issues.
  10. Coordinate move-in and assist with any post-closing issues.

Location, location, location

Where you buy not only affects the home’s current and future value, but it also affects your lifestyle. Your agent will be able to conduct a more targeted home search if you outline your preferences in neighborhoods and nearby amenities. Here’s a checklist of items you should consider and communicate to your chosen real estate agent.
* Urban, suburban or rural
* Commute time
* School districts
* Desirable neighborhoods
* Proximity to the airport
* Proximity to restaurants and retail
* Access to major highways and thoroughfares
* Access to public transportation
* Health care facilities
* Parks and recreation
* Length of time you plan to live in the home (Your agent should be knowledgeable about growth trends and projections that could affect your investment.)

Note:  Are there any other important criteria that you desire for your home search/purchase?  Make a list of at least five top criteria for this question.