Chicago Sun Times
"Unless the agent is an exclusive buyer's
agent...there is a potential conflict of interest."
"Hiring a buyer's broker costs the home buyer
"Unlike the traditional agent who looks out for the
seller, a buyer broker acts as your advocate, helping you find the
home you want, then negotiating the lowest possible price."
Consumer Federation of
"We urge consumers who are purchasing a home to
first consider an exclusive buyer broker relationship."
The New York Times
"Buyer brokers make a great deal of sense."
Bangor Daily News
"Garnering the support of consumer advocate Ralph
Nader and national consumer groups like the Consumer Federation of
America, buyer brokers are seen as helping to level the playing field
for home buyers."
Senior Life Style
"How can one agent represent the best interests of
two opposing sides?"
"Buyer's agents focus all their attention on
helping buyers find the right house at the best price."
Agency Law Quarterly
"[Ralph] Nader again held up exclusive buyer
brokerage as the only legitimate option for the home buying public."
"Groups such as the Consumer Federation and the
American Association of Retired Persons recommend using buyer's
agents...the reason is they work."
The San Francisco
"Exclusive buyer agents make every effort to get
the lowest possible price for their buyers."
"Buyer brokers represent the purchaser...buyers are
becoming educated about the benefits of having an agent who represents
"You can't have partial loyalty, an agent either
works for you or works for someone else."
Los Angeles Time
"Exclusive Buyer's Agents work only for consumers
and often can save them money."
"Exclusive buyer broker--aims for the best deal for
the home buyer."
Orange County Register
"Consumer groups strongly endorse the use of
buyer's brokers to avoid conflicts of interest."
Chicago Sun Time
"What the consumer gets (with an exclusive buyer
agent) is someone who is working for them."
"The best buyer brokers are so-called exclusive
agents...they represent only buyers, never sellers."