When you are a looking for a house to buy, it can be tempting to try to do it all on your own. It feels like you know yourself and what you want best, and so you should be able to find exactly what you want better than anyone else. However, there is a lot that an agent can bring to the table to help you as a buyer. They have experience and knowledge about the industry that gives them a lot of know-how, which they can use to advise you on how to make decisions, negotiate, and what to ask for from a seller.
Here is an infographic on 10 specific things that real estate agents do regularly for buyers: