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Watching HGTV doesn't make you a realtor - Goodbye FSBOs!

Vancouver Condo Real Estate Video Blog #113 - August 11, 2008

Watching HGTV doesn't make you a realtor - Goodbye FSBOs!

Ian Watt video blogs about how in the new market, the For Sale by Owners have almost all disappeared. If want to voice your opinion or if you don't care for Ian's comments please email your feedback to ianwatt@ianwatt.ca and visit http://www.ianwatt.ca/RealEstateVideos for all the Ian Watt Real Estate Video Blogs.    

 

 

  Ian Watt: Hi good afternoon it's Ian Watt in Downtown Vancouver. And less and less what were seeing now is for sale by owner. I think as the market is cooled off people are starting to realize what it means to hire a professional realtor. And just because you watched HGTV and you watch all the home improvement shows and how to sell your place. Preparing your home and you learn about staging and negotiating and the sales process. It doesn't make you a realtor and that for the same thing is I watch ER but I'm not gonna do your surgery and I'm not gonna do my own surgery. Just because I watch a show doesn't mean that I'm qualified to do it. So I think more than ever as the market has changed from a seller's market into balance market or maybe even to a buyer's market what we realizing now is that people are actually going out there and spending a money on the realtor because people are starting to see the value. My name is Ian Watt. You can always email me at ianwatt@ianwatt.caThank you very much and have a great day!