We hope you found the first four steps to home buying success, helpful and informative. Today let us tell you about the fifth step and its importance in your home purchase plan.
Step 5: Find a home that meets your needs.
Consider these tips for successful house hunting:
Keep an organized record of all your research. Write down comments about the homes that you see. Keep track of your likes and dislikes.
Make sure your agent is aware of your time schedule and expectations when seeing properties.
Tell your agent about any homes that perk your interest and those you'd like to know more about, including homes you discover online or in areas you explore yourself. Your agent can then make appointments to show those that appeal to you.
Express your likes and dislikes to your agent after each showing. Honest communication is essential and helps the agent do a better job for you.
Trust your agent and remain open to their ideas and suggestions. Their knowledge of the market and available properties will serve you well in the home finding process.
Step 6: Make an Offer to Buy a Home, will be posted in the days ahead.
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