My Pledge of Performance As Your Listing Agent

To work diligently on your behalf to sell your home for the best possible price--in the shortest possible time--with the least amount of inconvenience to you.

I will...

  • Prepare a reliable comparable market analysis utilizing the most recent market data to help you establish a realistic, competitive listing price based on current factual market activity.

  • Implement a customized marketing and advertising program designed to achieve maximum exposure and get as many buyers as possible into your home until it is sold.

  • Develop recommendations for repairs and or improvements that will enhance the marketability of your home, maximize its appeal to prospective buyers and insure that it competes favorably with other homes on the market.

  • Place a distinctive yard sign on your property including a brochure box for drive-by buyers.

  • Submit your property to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) and select internet sites to expose your home to the largest possible number of buyers.

  • Hold open houses for both the public and the real estate community for additional exposure to local buyers and their agents.

  • Promote your property to our company sales force so they are familiar with its advantages.

  • Provide seven day a week service to ensure that all buyer leads are handled promptly.

  • Review and explain all documents to you.

  • Constantly update you as to any changes in the market and their effect on the sale of your property and re-evaluate our marketing strategy every 30 days (if necessary) to accommodate adjustments in the market and shifts in activity.

  • Prepare a feature/fact sheet detailing the many features and benefits of your home for distribution to prospective buyers.

  • Follow up with all agents who show your property and notify them of any pertinent changes that could affect buyer's interest.

  • Eliminate unnecessary inconvenience to you by evaluating and qualifying all prospective buyers to the extent possible to make sure they are capable of buying your home.

  • Ensure that you have received copies of all pertinent documents and have complied with disclosure laws and ordinances.

  • Assist you in evaluating all offers to ensure we meet your goals.

  • Employ my expert negotiating skills to help you achieve the best possible price, terms and conditions.

  • Provide a detailed net sheet reflecting your estimated expenses and proceeds.

  • Monitor and oversee the transaction to a successful conclusion including, but not limited to: 

    • being present for all inspections and keeping you informed of the results.

    • ensuring that the buyers loan application and approval is on track.

    • meeting the appraiser at the property.

    • making sure all contingencies are met within the time limits provided in the contract.

    • coordinate all aspects of the sale to ensure a smooth transaction.

Courtney Tomko Kuesis

United Real Estate Chicago

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