Despite the fact that the profession of “realtor” did not appear yesterday, the attitude towards it is still ambiguous.
Some consider realtors to be an unnecessary link in the “buyer-seller” chain, others are sure that the realtor is a reliable assistant and guarantor of the transaction, while others believe that realtor services are not worth a penny. By the way, the size of the commission is the most worrying for customers who still do not want to understand why a realtor claims to be their rightful 5%. Another answer to the question – what is the meaning of a realtor’s service and what does he charge for? – we offered readers in a recent article “Where is free cheese?” (“Real estate on the move” No. 20 of 05/31/06). Continue reading
It would seem that not everyone can afford a house in an organized cottage village with developed infrastructure and a full range of civilization benefits, like a decent apartment in Moscow. Nevertheless, demand in all segments of the construction market with a steady increase in the welfare of Russians continues to increase, and developers sometimes do not keep up with customer requests.
The trouble with today’s suburban real estate market is that the cottages for sale rarely coincide with the ideal that has developed in dreams. “There are offers on our market,” says Elena Solovyova, vice president of the Nizhny Novgorod Realtors Guild, “but no one needs what is offered. Continue reading