If you liked it then you should have put a ring on it
If you liked it then you shoulda put a ring on it
–Beyonce Knowles; lyrics, “Single Ladies”
Many young, attractive singles eschew commitment in order to “play the field”: the variety, the excitement, the possibilities all seem to eclipse the quiet(er) satisfactions and responsibilities of a long-term, committed relationship.
The dating world, right?
Well, yes — but real estate, too, and specifically the world of prospective home Buyers and would-be Buyer’s agents.
Realtors have a saying: ‘when everyone represents you . . . no one does.’
Home Buyers who think that they’re outwitting the system by having multiple Realtors all scour the market for them — none of whom are doing so with the benefit of a signed Buyer Representation Agreement — quickly discover that their lack of commitment and loyalty is reciprocated.