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Director of communications and policy with the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission what buyers in the area are looking for — based on their previous experience?
Estate agents’ fees can typically range from between 1pc and 2pc of the selling price. So if the selling price is €250,000, fees could be between €2,500 and €5,000. Therefore compare what different estate agents charge and make sure you negotiate before you hire one. Other things to ask about are any extra charges. Some will include the cost of photography and website listings in their fee, whereas others will charge extra for printed brochures and even for the ‘For Sale’ sign.
Finally, agree how you want to be kept updated, when you want viewings to happen, and how you want to get feedback afterwards.