Selling and Settling Your Property – Who Is Involved?
When selling and settling your property, there are many factors to consider in ensuring the transaction is legal and efficient for both parties; you must also be vigilant in complying with legislation and correct procedures to ensure the settlement process is compliant. Many professionals will be involved in the sale of your home and it can be overwhelming to deal with several different people in what you may believe to be a simple ‘sign and hand it over’ transaction.
Kate from Clarity Conveyancing has years of experience associating and working with the several different professionals and experts you will need to consult with to sell your home. As a Certified Practising Conveyancer and a passionate enthusiast for customer service, Kate will ensure your property settlement questions are answered quickly and correctly.
Some of the professionals and experts involved in the sale of your home will include:
- Real Estate Agent
- Finance or Mortgage Broker
- Conveyancer/Settlement Agent
Real Estate Agent
Appointed by the seller to sell the property, the Real Estate Agent is paid a commission from, and acts for, the Seller. The Agent that lists the property on the market is known as the Listing Agent and if another Agent introduces the eventual buyer to a property, they are known as the Selling Agent.
Some Real Estate Agents are commissioned by Buyers to find them the perfect property to view and possibly purchase and they work in the sole interest of the Buyer.
Finance/Mortgage Broker and/or Banker
The Finance/Mortgage Broker and/or Banker is the person responsible for arranging the loan for the purchase of the property and the discharge of the mortgage for the sale. They provide all relevant and required documentation ready to be signed when the property is bought or sold. They can also offer advice on mortgage products, interest rates and lending procedures.
Arguably the most important person in the sale of your property, the Conveyancer (or Settlement Agent) is appointed by you to ensure your best interests in the sale or purchase of real estate. They not only liaise with you however also the Real Estate Agent/s, the Bank and the other Settlement Agent to strive towards a smooth settlement. The Conveyancer will also liaise with authorities for legal documents such as Certificate of Title and inspection reports.
The Best Conveyancer In The South West For The Sale Of Your Home!
Clarity Conveyancing has a dedicated and experienced team with a trusted reputation for making the property settlement process comprehensive and rewarding for both parties. Certified by PEXA and a member of the Australian Institute of Conveyancers in WA, Clarity Conveyancing will not only ensure the smooth settlement of your property, however will do it to the highest industry standard.
Selling and Settling Your Property
Give Kate at Clarity Conveyancing Bunbury a call on 9791 2722 for a free quote.