There are many ways to buy real estate property. Nowadays, online selling of things not only real estate properties are booming. When you are out of the country, it would be very convenient for you to transact online with a trustworthy seller. You may send a representative to meet with your seller or you may just have an agent to take care of the transactions. When you are buying a property from big realty like Goshen land capital, ayala land, DMCI and etc. it would be very convenient for you to have an agent for the following reasons:
1. with or without an agent the price of the property is still the same
2. your agent will personally assist and take care of you (most of the real estate companies has its separate sales team (employee) but we cannot deny the fact that employees are often times out numbered by numerous clients reason for them to divide there efforts to cater all of these real estate buyers)
3. your agent will be of assistance to you from the beginning of the sale till forever. (I Roman Joe Anoso an agent of Goshen land personally assists my clients, honestly answers all their inquiries, do actual project sight trippings, gives assistance on your contract signing, collects /reminds you on your monthly payment, assists you during the punch listing, help you on the turn over of your unit, help you on your financing, give you the best options on furnishing your house and lot or condominium unit in Baguio city and forever be your friend) these are sample services a good agent can give you.
truly, having a good and reliable real estate agent is a bonus in your real estate purchase. so when you are looking for a property to buy in a big real estate company, don't miss your bonus-AGENT :)