Buying - Why Use A REALTOR®?

Your Diane Turton, Realtor sales associate can help you determine your buying power. You need to know how much house you can afford before you start the search. Your sales associate will provide detailed information on properties that meet your criteria from the Multiple Listing Service and other information resources only available to REALTORS®.

Only real estate licensees who are members of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® are properly called REALTORS®. REALTORS® subscribe to a strict code of ethics and are expected to maintain a higher level of knowledge of the process of buying and selling real estate. They are committed to treat all parties to a transaction honestly. REALTOR® business practices are monitored at local board levels.

When you find a property you like, your Diane Turton, Realtors sales associate will help you develop an offer including the offering price and other terms. Your sales agent will advise you about the importance of a home inspection and other inspections required by law in your area. Your sales agent is there to assist you throughout the buying process.