Mortgage FAQ: Should I use an agent from outside my area?
"I’M THINKING ABOUT SELLING. A FRIEND REFERRED ME TO HER REAL ESTATE AGENT, BUT HER AGENT MAINLY WORKS IN A DIFFERENT AREA THAN WHERE I LIVE. SHOULD I CONSIDER USING HER AGENT?" Although many real estate agents do concentrate on specific areas, that doesn’t mean that an agent isn’t knowledgeable about other areas and neighborhoods nearby. In fact, many agents are well-versed in the market conditions of quite a large region and are able to apply their experience and knowledge