It’s critical to hire an agent when buying new construction.

Housing inventory is historically low throughout the U.S. If you’ve been searching for a home to buy for a while but haven’t found the right one, you may want to consider new construction. However, before you go meet the builder, you need a real estate agent to represent you during the new construction process. Today I’m sharing five reasons why this is crucial when building a new home.

Feel free to watch the full message above, or use these timestamps that will direct you to various points in the video:

0:00 — Introduction to today’s topic

1:00 — An agent will help you find up and coming neighborhoods and off-market lots

1:35 — They’ll help you negotiate terms and incentives

2:20 — They’ll ensure you get the best deal

2:45 — They can help you choose options and designs for your new home

3:40 — They’re a second set of eyes and ears during the construction process

4:45 — They’re your advocate

5:55 — Wrapping up today’s topic

If you have questions about the new construction process or any other real estate matter, call or email me. I would love to be your real estate resource.