The Risks of Being a Realtor
Just in the past few days, there have been 2 incidents of Realtors being assaulted. One happened in Florida, the other in the SF Bay Area. In both cases it was someone saying they were interested in looking at a home.
Some Realtors are eager to please and will drop everything when someone calls them and says they want to see properties that day without getting any info from the prospective Buyer. Unfortunately in this day and age, that puts the Realtor at risk.
If a Realtor asks you questions before agreeing to meet you to show properties, don’t think that all they are doing is trying to see how real of a Buyer you are. Sure, they don’t want to waste their time if you are already working with another Realtor or have not talked to someone about a mortgage to see what you qualify for. They may also be trying to protect themselves to make sure they won’t be the next victim.
Date last updated: 7/29/14 3:30 AM PDT
The data relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the IDX program of the Central Coast Regional Multiple Listing Service and its affiliated associations. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Patterson Realty are marked with the IDX icon and detailed information about them include the name of the listing broker and listing agent.
Listing Broker has attempted to offer accurate data, it is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Buyers are advised to confirm all data provided
Listings displayed are the property of the member Associations of the Central Coast Regional MLS, and are protected under one or more of the following copyright registrations: Atascadero Association of Realtors®, Inc. Copyright 2014; Lompoc Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Copyright 2014, Paso Robles Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Copyright 2014; Pismo Coast Association of REALTORS® Inc. Copyright 2014; San Luis Obispo Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Copyright 2014; Santa Maria Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Copyright 2014; Santa Ynez Valley Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Copyright 2014; Scenic Coast Association of REALTORS®, Inc. Copyright 2014. All rights reserved.
This IDX solution is (c) Diverse Solutions 2014.