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What is a buyer’s agent?

In a real estate there is typically at least one buyer and one seller.

In most transactions each has their own representation. Representing both is legal in California and their are transactions where this dual agency makes sense however in the majority of real estate purchases having an agent who represents only your interests helps you insure your needs are met.

A buyer’s agent works with buyers to get them pre-approved for a loan, schedule property tours (so buyer’s don’t have to wait for open houses), write and submit offers and help navigate the escrow process.

Looking for an agent to represent you in your housing search? I would be happy to help you.

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About Emilie

A transplant from the Pacific Northwest, Emilie has first-hand knowledge of the ins-and-outs of first-time home ownership and remodel. She has become involved in the local art community and all the diversity Southern California has to offer.

Emilie’s passion to be involved in her community led her to become a licensed Realtor and Broker.  She continues to educate herself with different aspects of real estate to support clients with a variety of needs.  She is certified as a Military Relocation Professional (MRP) to work with U.S. Service families and veterans to find affordable housing solutions.

Having worked for both a small boutique firm and a company with a global presence, in 2023 she formed Emilie Broughton Real Estate to work with buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants in California and New Mexico.

Emilie represented her region as a California Real Estate State Director for three years.  She has served as President of the Pasadena Foothills Association of Realtors and is a seven-time recipient of the Five-Star Real Estate Professionals Award for the outstanding service she provides to her clients.

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