Most buyers who begin the process of looking for a home begin the journey filled with excitement and a bit of trepidation. This is understandable when you consider that purchasing a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you will make during your lifetime.
Not only do we understand this, we feel it is a privilege to ensure that the home buying process is as enjoyable and stress free an experience as possible.
What and Where?
The first step is deciding where you want to live, what type of home you are looking for and what features are “needs” and what features are “wants”. Invariably, there will be tradeoffs, but rest assured I am here to help sort through the options to find you the best house, at the best price, and with as many of your needs and wants as possible.
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Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage
Pre-Approval can offer you several benefits such as saving you time by only looking at properties you can afford. Rate guarantees and mortgage terms can save you money for years to come and knowing you are ready and capable of buying a home reduces stress during the process. Sellers also like to know that buyers have taken the steps to get pre-approved for financing - this can help you get a better deal on the home that you want
Your Home Search
After I know what you are looking for and where you want to be, I will enter a detailed summary into my database and a variety of search programs and send you daily updates on all homes that match your criteria. You will have up-to-the minute access to the best deals on the market, including brand new MLS listings, newly price reduced properties, current foreclosures, new home options, private sales and deals under contract that have fallen through.
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Offers, Subject Removals, and Completion
Once an offer you have made has been accepted, we will begin to remove the subjects of the sale such as Home Inspection, Title and Property Disclosure Approval, and completion of Financing. I will help you to make the necessary arrangements and make sure that the entire process runs smoothly before the deadline. Once all of the Subjects have been removed and the sale is final it is time to celebrate and prepare to move into your new home!