How convincing and healthy a real estate deal will be for a seller is largely decided by how the seller chooses to kick it off. Unless you are a real estate home listing ‘have-been’, which I doubt if you are reading this article, it is impossible to get anything close to a good deal. The chances become narrower, if the concerned area is Beverly Hills or the neighboring areas of West Hollywood and the wealthier “Platinum Triangle” constituted by Bel-Air and Los Angeles.So for the newbies, the first and the foremost thing that you need to take care of is listing your home. For the even more unfamiliar ones, “list home” is a term used when a seller comes in an agreement with an estate agent while selling any property. Listing is evidently the most necessary step for any seller to reach prospective buyers in the market and to do this in areas such as Bel-air and Los Angeles is very difficult independently, because of rigorous competition in the real estate market. Any seller even in the Beverly Hills and West Hollywood is bound to face the same cutthroat contest unless he or she chooses to list with an agent or realtor.Listing with an agent lightens the burden of the rigorous process of listing home and also makes reaching out to the potential buyers much easier. To connect a seller to the buyers in the real estate market the realtor charges a mild commission as fee. The adroit manner in which a proficient and committed agent would work towards getting the healthiest deal for your property, the commission is worth it.So finding an apt realtor to carry the home property deal is a must. Listing your home is totally safe as the seller is the one in the driving seat and has the liberty to decide the major terms of the agreement. The agent is more than happy to abide by them unless they are outright unacceptable. Although, a seller must be careful about not entering a No escape agreement that forbids the him/her to fire the agent if not satiated by the agent’s services in future. A qualified real estate agent would make sure to mention this before you hire him/her to list your home.Listing with an agent becomes a strong recommendation because to start off selling a home a seller needs all the information in the Los Angeles real estate market, which can only be provided by an experienced realtor. Often, to extract the most value for their Beverly Hills home, sellers fall prey to over pricing or under pricing and this completely destroys the purpose. Listing avoids such an error. A real estate agent would scale the prevailing property conditions in Los Angeles and surrounding areas and accordingly fix a perfect price for your property.To advertise the concerned property is also well taken care of by the realtor. Staging the home is one very significant perquisite that decides the kind of response form the buyers. A real estate agent who has been around long enough will know how to present the home to the prospective buyers and save the sellers a lot of precious time and labor.For all the rookie sellers looking to dispose homes in and around Los Angeles, listing your home with an agent should be on the top of the list of possible initiatives.