There are some very good reasons to start the home buying pricess by first choosing your agent.
Experienced Agents over the years have developed a network of support services and providers that will make your life much easier as you proceed
Lenders will do things for an agent that they don't always offer for a buyer just looking on their own. if they know that the agent will be loooking over their shoulder every step of the way they are more careful about doing things right. It is kind of about leverage. An individual home borrower represents one loan every seven years on average.
journey through the process