What benefits can hiring a lawyer as your agent provide? Let’s find out.

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With all of the Realtors in the market, you may wonder why you would consider hiring an attorney as your agent.

Actually, the newest member of the Palermo Properties Team, Amanda Phillips, is an attorney herself and has some interesting insight as to the benefits of hiring someone like her for your real estate needs.

First, attorneys like Amanda tend to be skilled negotiators with a great deal of experience in reaching amicable settlements.

In Amanda’s case, specifically, she has dealt firsthand with the pitfalls and aftermath of asset acquisitions. She’s also a trained and experienced mediator.


Hiring a lawyer as a real estate agent can be
greatly beneficial to anyone looking to buy or sell.

This skill set makes her a prime candidate to guide people through our lucrative, yet uncertain, Bay Area market. Amanda can help clients to avoid hasty contracts that could lead to litigation down the road.

Not only is Amanda committed to serving our clients’ best interests and preemptively addressing potential problems, but she is also very well acquainted with our area—having been born and raised on the Peninsula, herself.

Amanda has been an incredible asset to our team and her advocacy is sure to be valuable to our clients, especially those whose need to buy or sell arose out of a conflict (such as a divorce).

In short, hiring a lawyer as a real estate agent can be greatly beneficial to anyone looking to buy or sell. If you have any other questions or would like more information, feel free to give us a call or send us an email. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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