Your Home Buying Plan
Choose Your Real Estate Representative
Even if you’re just thinking of buying a home, contacting a real estate agent can provide a wealth of valuable resources. You can get access to a wide range of information that will allow you to be prepared when you are ready to make the next step. Real Estate Agents have access to numerous listings that may not be available to the public. They can help you determine the current value of your home based on recent comparable sales in your area, and can provide you with a wide array of services to make this process as seamless and smooth as possible.
Determine Your Budget and Price Range
The best way to find out your price range is to speak to your qualified mortgage lender. A mortgage pre-approval will assure that you are ready to purchase a home. It will also allow you to develop a budget and know exactly what price range to look for when searching for a home.
Know What You Are Looking For
Develop a clear list on the type of home you want. This includes: price, features, neighborhood, accessibility, distance to work, schools, etc. Knowing what you want will put you one step closer to finding the home of your dreams! Remember to separate your wants from your needs.
Find the Home of Your Dreams
Once you know exactly what you want in a home and your price range, you will be surprised how much your buying representative will be able to assist you. Before you know it, you will be waking up in your new home.