1. There are an estimated 601 functions/duties that must be performed to facilitate a successful real estate transaction.
2. On average, a home sold by Realtors sell for a higher price and are on the market fewer days. (88% of all real estate transaction in 2010 were assisted by a Realtor)
3. The closing price of the home is usually 35% higher when an agent is involved. There are different factors that cause this differential, but the common factor is your real estate agent knows how to put the right value on your home and finds the buyer who appreciates that value.