Even seasoned home buyers need guidance. The keys to success when buying your home - whether it's your first home, a vacation home, or retirement nest - are research, patience, and a relationship with a trusted real estate professional.
The process can be more daunting than you expect, so it's important to know the steps involved and what you should expect to provide and also what others can ask of you. The best resource you can have is an expert who shares your passion for finding a dream home and has the market insight to ensure you get the best value from start to finish.
Get the best talent you can possibly find, and lean on all of your advisors. The very first step to buying your home is to hire a REALTOR®.
The next phase of your home buying journey involves defining what the ideal home means to you and shopping for that home.
Great news! The seller has accepted your offer! Now you will need to wire your earnest money deposit to the title company and curtail any extra spending.
Your buyer inspections are done and everything looks good, or we’ve successfully negotiated necessary repairs with the sellers. This is a huge milestone and allows us to continue to move forward.
You’re getting close to the finish line! Time to prepare the balance of your down payment and do a final walk through.
Escrow has closed and you are officially a homeowner! We can finally hand over the keys to your new home.