Finding and buying a brand new dwelling can be a genuinely overwhelming experience. That is one particular reason why a realtor can be extremely helpful. Realtors have a wealth of proficiency in every aspect of the dwelling-buying experience and they can offer this expertise… I made the choice not to use a realtor when I purchased our first dwelling and that was a huge mistake. I wanted to save the fees and the owner of the property wanted to close the sale on his own also. I hired an inspector to help with the process and I made the choice to use a cheap dealer. They didn’t check any of the HVAC components and I never considered the HVAC during the sale. It was the middle of the Spring season and the weather was easily cool and crisp. The windows were open and the breeze felt wonderful. A week after I moved into the dwelling, I had to call an HVAC service company because the a/c appliance wouldn’t work. I was honestly lucky that all of the HVAC didn’t need to be replaced. The HVAC corporation told myself and others that the HVAC appliance will only last another year. I’ve already run into plenty of problems and the HVAC complication was just the beginning. I’ve replaced some of the plumbing in the master powder room and the kitchen, and the floors are actually warped from the leaks. The whole experience has been extremely overwhelming and I wish I would have waited another year or so before I made the decision to buy a piece of property. I have no time to dedicate to the amount of work this palace requires.