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<<Can you say this for *all* real estate agents? Our agent is working for us, referred by a good friend. She is recommending an inspector to come out three times during the building of our new home - once after the foundation is laid, before the walls go up to inspect wiring, and at completion I believe. I might tend to think your statement could be true in the case of a seller's agent.>>

I'm not lauren, but I'll throw in my opinion anyway.

I don't think you should use the buyer/seller agent differentiation as a rule of thumb. Whether the agent is working "for" you or "for" the seller, the reality is that the agent only gets paid if the sale goes through. A devastating home inspection can scuttle a deal faster than you can blink. So I would approach an agent recommendation VERY cautiously, regardless of who s/he is supposedly representing in a deal.

Now - having said all that - it really depends on the individual agent. If you trust this agent and she has done right by you thus far, then you may want to consider her recommendation but do some due diligence of your own as well.

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