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The Best Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire


Real estate agents in Miami-Dade County FL bearing The Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 symbol are those realty agents that have exceeded the minimum Florida regulatory standard. They are the ones proven by our independent research to have passed the TOP 10 requirements for competency and value, and for whom our staff has called previous clients to verify high satisfaction with them for real estate sales in Miami-Dade County FL, including real estate listings, commercial real estate agents, real estate brokers, sellers agents, buyers agents, and more.

 

Updated May 31, 2017

 The TOP 10 Real Estate Agents & Real Estate Brokers in Miami-Dade County FL

Time Properties Realtors Inc
(305) 740-6765
4140 Battersea Rd
Coconut Grove, FL 33133

Areas Served: Coral Terrace FL,North Miami Beach FL,Miami Gardens FL,Hialeah FL,Miami-Dade County
Services: realtors for residential real estate sales, commercial real estate listings

Shelton & Associates Realtors Inc
(305) 666-0669
6301 Sunset Dr # 202
Miami, FL 33143

Areas Served: Miami-Dade County,Norland FL,Miami FL,South Beach FL,Kendall FL,Hialeah FL,Kendall FL
Services: local realtors for local homes for sale, all real estate sales

Charleemax Realtors
(305) 551-0407
1342 NW 84th Ave
Doral, FL 33126

Areas Served: Miami-Dade County,Hialeah Gardens FL,Miami FL,West Little River FL,North Miami FL
Services: local real estate agents, residential real estate, commercial real estate

Principal Realtors Inc
(305) 861-3010
1440 79th Street Cswy # 406
North Bay Village, FL 33141

Areas Served: Leisure City FL,Aventura FL,Homestead FL,Miami FL,Miami-Dade County FL,Miami Gardens
Services: real estate agency listing homes for sale, incl. REOs, bank owned & short sales

Gary Hennes Realtors
(305) 532-1558
1633 Jefferson Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Areas Served: Palmetto Bay FL,Miami-Dade County,Cutler Bay FL,Miami Beach FL,Miami FL,Hialeah FL
Services: real estate agent for home for sale listings, short sales, commercial real estate

Esslinger-Wooten-Maxwell Realtors
(305) 361-5600
644 Crandon Blvd
Key Biscayne, FL 33149

Areas Served: Miami FL,Hialeah FL,Princeton Florida,South Miami Heights FL,Fountainbleau FL
Services: real estate agents for real estate sales incl. local home listings

Keyes Realtors
(305) 931-8920
2822 NE 187th St
Aventura, FL 33180

Areas Served: Miami FL,Crossings FL,Kendall West FL,Carol City FL,Miami Gardens,Miami-Dade County
Services: real estate listings including homes for sale, residential & commercial real estate

Brown & Kessler Realtors
(305) 445-8758
725 Biltmore Ct
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Areas Served: Miami-Dade County FL,University Park FL,Miami FL,Doral FL,Hialeah FL,Miami Beach FL
Services: bank owned real estate, short sales,REOs,standard sales

The Best Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire 


The state of Florida requires real estate agents in Miami-Dade County FL to be licensed by Florida Real Estate Commission which requires taking a course, passing an exam and a personal background check.

But the state license for real estate agencies is no guarantee that any particular real estate agent in Miami-Dade County FL is doing business ethically, delivering value, or satisfying clients.

This makes it all the more significant that all real estate agents in Miami-Dade County FL who bear The Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have been cleared by our research staff as passing all the requirements for Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 status such as survey phone calls to previous clients to verify high satisfaction, verified state real estate license, good complaint record, verified liability insurance, best business practices, only employees legal to work in the U.S., and more.




Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL Save You Money


To buy real estate or for real estate sales in Miami-Dade County FL you stand to make or save more money and avoid mistakes by relying on the guidance of professional real estate agents or real estate brokers.

Remember, it's a mistake to decide on a real estate agent based on who drops their fee or commission since obviously it's foolish to chase a discount on a commission when a good real estate agent saves you tens of thousands of dollars by selling your real estate at a higher price, or gets a seller to drop their asking price when you're buying.

Most real estate agencies in Miami-Dade County FL have a collection of Realtors or real estate agents who sell residential real estate, but there are a handful who make commercial, industrial, vineyard, ranch, undeveloped acreage, or agricultural property sales. The real estate brokers themselves (or principal/qualifying brokers), who have more extensive schooling than real estate agents, are licensed to act as the direct contact between you and your financial lender.

The best real estate brokers in Miami-Dade County FL will find real estate that matches your specifications, arrange showings, inspection reports, negotiate pricing in your favor, and assist you in making an offer on real estate for sale in Miami-Dade County FL. Independently, real estate brokers may also purchase real estate for future rentals or sales, in which case they might position themselves as the property manager.

Real estate brokers usually offer open or multiple listing services with their real estate agency or the real estate brokerage they represent. They can also deal directly with lenders to negotiate closing costs and financing options for your real estate purchase. They are required to process all necessary property disclosures for a transfer of property, including visual inspection, real estate agency relationship, negotiability of real estate commissions, and sales price information.

And since real estate brokers are required to have more experience than real estate agents, some hold special licensing that qualifies them to appraise the property you're selling as well as listings available. They can also perform comparative market analyses to determine where the value of your home lies in relation to comparable homes in a specific area of Miami-Dade County FL. They can conduct all advertising and exposure of your real estate listing, as well as guide you through the real estate sale or purchase. Some real estate brokers (as well as real estate agents) are registered Realtors in Miami-Dade County FL, which implies the distinction of affiliation with NAR (National Association of Realtors).  


Some Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL Are So Much Better than Others

The Prime Buyer's Report lists these agents for real estate sales in Miami-Dade County FL: Charleemax Realtors, Time Properties Realtors Inc, Brown & Kessler Realtors, Gary Hennes Realtors, Principal Realtors Inc, Shelton & Associates Realtors Inc, Esslinger-Wooten-Maxwell Realtors, Keyes Realtors. Others doing real estate sales in Miami-Dade County FL who might still be in business include: .

 

 

Questions to Ask Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL 


Step 1: Describe Requirements of the Real Estate Agencies in Miami-Dade County FL
If you have property for sale in Miami-Dade County FL, prepare a description of the history, the appraisal, and any modifications that have been made. If you're in the market to choose among homes for sale in Miami-Dade County FL, describe the characteristics of your dream house. Then each of the best real estate brokers and Realtors can sit down with you and discuss available listings and options based on the same information.

 

Step 2: Answer Questions & Take Notes of the Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL
You'll learn a lot by the questions each real estate broker asks. The preliminary consultation is the real estate brokers' chance to gauge your financial situation, property preferences and other important details. Even though this is only an initial interview, you will be able to tell if the real estate brokers will really be on your side through the process of buying a new home or property.

Step 3: Ask Questions & Take Notes


• How many real estate sales in Miami-Dade County FL have they done this year?

• How many years of real estate experience do they have?

• How do they determine their fee or real estate sales commissions?

• Can they give you client names and numbers you can call as references? (All real estate agents in Miami-Dade County FL bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their client references called by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• How much experience do they have in selling or buying properties of your type? The skills and knowledge to sell and buy commercial real estate can be much different from those for residential real estate.

• Do they work with lenders to help you locate a decent loan when buying homes for sale in Miami-Dade County FL?

• Do they ever represent both buyer and seller? (Also called a dual agent.)

• Can they perform property auctions or exchanges?


• Do they perform the appraisal, and if not then what is the company they use?

• Do they ask for a buyer agency agreement?

• Will they perform credit screening? (On either sellers or buyers)

• Will they show you proof of their state license to sell real estate in Miami-Dade County FL? (All real estate agents in Miami-Dade County FL bearing the Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have already had their state license verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)


Once you've chosen the best real estate agent in Miami-Dade County FL for your specific property or needs, make sure they have a good complaint record. (All real estate agents in Miami-Dade County FL bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their good complaint record verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)



 

 

 

Resources About Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL 


Regulatory Bodies & Trade Associations For Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL


ACRE Association of Commercial Real Estate www.acre.org
AIR Commercial Real Estate Association www.airea.com
BBB Better Business Bureau www.bbb.com
CRE Counselors of Real Estate www.cre.org
Florida Realtors Association www.floridarealtors.org
Florida InterNational Association of Certified Home Inspectors www.flnachi.org
FREC Florida Real Estate Commission www.myfloridalicense.com/dbpr/re/frec.html
NAEBA National Association of Exclusive Buyer Agents www.naeba.org
NAIREB National Association of Independent Real Estate Brokers www.nationalrealestatebrokers.org
NAR National Association of Realtors www.realtor.org
NAREB National Association of Real Estate Brokers www.nareb.com
REEA The Real Estate Educators Association www.reea.org





Web & Media Resources Related To Real Estate Sales & Real Estate Agencies in Miami-Dade County FL

Broker Agent Magazine
Homes & Land
Luxury Real Estate Magazine
Principal Broker Magazine
Real Estate Broker Insider Magazine
REALTOR Magazine
Realty Times
Texas Real Estate Magazine www.texasrealestatemagazine.com


The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL within the following zip codes:

33125, 33169, 33238, 33013, 33265, 33243, 33114, 33032, 33247, 33143, 33193, 33245, 33139, 33160, 33034, 33152, 33131, 33186, 33177, 33165, 33126, 33010, 33146, 33181, 33176, 33039, 33014, 33157, 33184, 33174, 33172, 33033, 33170, 33183, 33161, 33162, 33257, 33036, 33158, 33168, 33140, 33015, 33175, 33256, 33261, 33137, 33173, 33134, 33141, 33234, 33116, 33142, 33035, 33185, 33018, 33138, 33109, 33154, 33164, 33178, 33239, 33196, 33128, 33166, 33135, 33283, 33180, 33242, 33190, 33130, 33147, 33156, 33092, 33112, 33150, 33030, 33179, 33127, 33101, 33296, 33016, 33054, 33163, 33144, 33182, 33056, 33266, 33145, 33129, 33012, 33280, 33155, 33194, 33233, 33187, 33189, 33122, 33167, 33255, 33149, 33090, 33136, 33031, 33055, 33133, 33132 and 33197

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL within the following cities:

North Miami Beach, Westchester, Country Club, Hammocks, Golden Glades, South Miami Heights, Fountainbleau, Hialeah Gardens, Homestead, Coral Gables, North Miami, Richmond West, Kendall, Miami Shores, Sunset, West Little River, Princeton, Opa-locka, Sweetwater, Pinecrest, Tamiami, Goulds, Florida City, Glenvar Heights, Miami Gardens, Miami Lakes, Scott Lake, Ives Estates, Palmetto Estates, Doral, Aventura, Three Lakes, South Miami, Leisure City, Miami Beach, Miami, Country Walk, Sunny Isles Beach, Key Biscayne, Crossings, Cutler Bay, Pinewood, Coral Terrace, University Park, Carol City, Brownsville, Norland, Kendale Lakes, Cutler, South Beach, Olympia Heights, Gladeview, Hialeah, Kendall West, Miami Springs, Ojus, Westwood Lakes and Palmetto Bay   


  

 

 

 

 

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Consumers use the Prime Buyer's Report to avoid the scam, fraud, and businesses with low customer satisfaction.

Independent research conducted by Prime Buyer's Report editors includes phone call surveys with customers of local businesses, checks with state agencies on license and complaint history, verification that each business has insurance coverage to protect you as a customer, phone interviews of business owners, signed agreements that they use only legal workers, and more to determine the businesses that are safe to spend with.

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Real Estate Agents & Real Estate Brokers in Miami-Dade County serving North Miami Beach, Westchester, Country Club, Hammocks, Golden Glades, South Miami Heights, Fountainbleau, Hialeah Gardens, Homestead, Coral Gables, North Miami, Richmond West, Kendall, Miami Shores, Sunset, West Little River, Princeton, Opa-locka, Sweetwater, Pinecrest, Tamiami, Goulds, Florida City, Glenvar Heights, Miami Gardens, Miami Lakes, Scott Lake, Ives Estates, Palmetto Estates, Doral, Aventura, Three Lakes, South Miami, Leisure City, Miami Beach, Miami, Country Walk, Sunny Isles Beach, Key Biscayne, Crossings, Cutler Bay, Pinewood, Coral Terrace, University Park, Carol City, Brownsville, Norland, Kendale Lakes, Cutler, South Beach, Olympia Heights, Gladeview, Hialeah, Kendall West, Miami Springs, Ojus, Westwood Lakes and Palmetto Bay

 

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Questions to Ask Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL


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Resources About Real Estate Agents in Miami-Dade County FL


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