After saving money for years and years, my wife and I were finally ready to put in a down payment on a house. Unfortunately, we had no idea how to start looking for a house. To make the search a little easier, we decided to hire a professional real estate agent. We wanted someone that would look for a house for me, who was familiar with the local neighborhoods, and who would work hard to negotiate a fair price. Fortunately, we found an agent who could handle all of these responsibilities. He was incredible to work with and he really knew his stuff. This blog is all about your first venture into real estate, and how to simplify the process.