Home Buying Tips - Where to begin…
Whether you are purchasing a home to live in or an investment property, a little pre-planning and organization will help you make decisions and achieve your financial goals. Consider these steps to buying a home or property…
What to look for in an agent.. Your agent:
Keeps you informed throughout the entire buying process.
Actively finds you homes to consider.that meet your criteria.
Knows the home buying statistics specific to your needs.
Answers all of your questions honestly, easily and accurately.
Listens attentively and responds to your needs, requests, and requirements.
Tenaciously negotiates on your behalf beside you through every phase of the transaction.
Searches the MLS, for sale by owner and other resources for properties that may be for sale on a daily basis.
Conduct is always organized, competent and professional every time you meet.
Maintains access to properties as they appear on MLS listings.
Works well with a network of home inspectors, appraisers, mortgage officers, real estate attorneys, and other agents.
Choose a price range.
Decide how much you want to pay for the property.
Seek a pre-approval letter from a lender to help you determine a purchase price.