There's no need to go it alone when looking for a home to buy. A number of seasoned professionals are available to help. The key is getting the right one for the job, and understanding what to expect from them and how they're compensated, as described in the articles below.
Should You Hire a Real Estate Agent or Lawyer to Buy a House?
Professionals who can -- and in some cases, are legally required to -- help with your home purchase.
Does It Cost Anything to Have a Real Estate Agent Help You Buy a House?
Understanding who pays the commission of the agent who represents you in buying a home.
Should You Consult a Financial Advisor Before Buying a Home?
Your home might be the biggest purchase you’ll ever make. Should you get a second opinion before buying?