NewsLocal real estate agent talks about misconceptions when buying or selling SHARE ON: Smith Autumn, contributor, Tuesday, Nov. 25th, 2014 A recent survey by the Real Estate Council of Ontario has revealed that a surprising number of homeowners don’t know the facts when it comes to buying or selling a home. Marj Parish is a local real estate agent and she explains what she’s found.[sc_embed_player fileurl=”http://cfzn.moosefm.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/REAL-ESTATE-4.mp3″]While the survey covered all of Ontario, Parish says buying in Haliburton County is different because of things like wells and septic systems. She says this could become a problem if buyers aren’t going to the right mortgage specialist.[sc_embed_player fileurl=”http://cfzn.moosefm.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/REAL-ESTATE-1.mp3″]Because of things like this in our area, Parish explains how important it is to go through a local real estate agent when you’re thinking of buying or selling.[sc_embed_player fileurl=”http://cfzn.moosefm.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/REAL-ESTATE-3.mp3″]The survey found that a lot of people felt there was confusion around their contract, but Parish says there should never be confusions when you’re signing a contract. She says the right agent will sit down and go through everything to make sure you understand.[sc_embed_player fileurl=”http://cfzn.moosefm.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/REAL-ESTATE-2.mp3″]To find out more about the survey conducted by the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO) click here to go to their website.