Listing REALTOR® vs Buying REALTOR®
When you’re dealing with buying a home you may wonder which is a better choice for you. Should you deal with, the Listing REALTOR® vs the Buying REALTOR®? It’s always advisable to have your own REALTOR® and not go to the listing REALTOR®. This is because there are aspects under the Laws of Agency in Alberta that can put buyers who go to the listing REALTOR® at a real disadvantage in my opinion.
How will this affect me?
When a member of the public goes directly to the listing REALTOR®, it puts the listing REALTOR® in a position where he represents both sides or also referred to as dual agency. The question that comes up under the law is, “How can the listing REALTOR® possibly represent both parties equally and…