Buyer Agent

Buyer Agent

What Is A Buyer's Agent

A buyer's agent is a real estate agent who represents only the buyer and works in the best interest of the buyer, not the seller, in a sales transaction.

Whether you are looking for a colonial style home in Manlius, a contemporary in Dewitt, a ranch in Fayetteville, or a townhouse in Erie Village, a Cedar Bay Real Estate buyer's agent can help you find the home you're looking for in Central New York.

Responsibilities Of A Buyer's Agent    

A buyer's agent's responsibilities and fiduciary duties to a buyer are obedience, loyalty, disclosure, confidentiality, accountability, and reasonable care. 

Why Work With A Buyer's Agent 

  • A buyer's agent will obey your instructions and search for the home you want.
  • A buyer's agent is loyal to you without conflicts of interest and will serve and protect your best interests throughout the process.
  • A buyer's agent will search for and disclose to you information about a property that can materially affect it's value.
  • A buyer's agent will hold your financial information in confidence so that the best possible purchase price can be negotiated.
  • A buyer's agent is financially accountable to maintain and protect any purchase offer deposit money in a separate escrow account.
  • A buyer's agent will act with reasonable care, skill, and diligence to find the home you want, help arrange for financing, obtain a home inspection, and guide you through the process to closing.   

How Is A Buyer's Agent Paid    

The buyer's agent fee is most often paid through a commission split with the seller's agent from the proceeds of the sale.











Contact Information

Richard J. Lelong, Real Estate Broker
Cedar Bay Real Estate, Inc
6320 Fly Road, Suite 206
East Syracuse NY 13057
Phone: 315-243-6500
Fax: 315-637-3619

Licensed in New York State