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Why use a REALTOR®?

Buying or selling a home can be a daunting task. Whether you're a first-timer or a seasoned pro, it can seem like everyone involved in the transaction (from your REALTOR® to your lender to the home inspector) is speaking a different language.

In order to help ease the confusion, the Ohio Association of REALTORS® (OAR) has put together a list of common real estate terms and their definitions.


HouseLogic is a free source of information and tools provided by the National Association of REALTORS that consumers can use to make smart and timely decisions about their homes. HouseLogic content covers home improvement, maintenance, taxes, finance, insurance, and ways for homeowners to get involved in and enrich their community.

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