Need to Know: Buying A Home
The journey of looking for and finally finding the home that fits you and your lifestyle the best is exciting, but can also feel a little uncertain. To start off, I’ve gathered together helpful insights from my many years in helping friends and clients navigate the real estate waters and discover the home that’s right for them. From doing years of real estate advising, I’ve found that much of the common anxiety is instantly dispelled once it’s replaced with information.
Tips For Buying
- Get your credit in shape
- Get pre-approved for a mortgage
- Establish your budget
- Make a list of "must haves" and "deal breakers"
- Check school districts
- Think about resale
Extra (Often Forgotten) Expenses
When you’re getting ready to or are in the process of moving, it’s helpful to have a good grasp on all the costs that are involved. You’ll want to consider extra expenses such as moving costs and closing costs to help you plan your finances most accurately.
If you’d like to learn more about what expenses are involved in the process of selling your home, give me a call or shoot me an email.
Tips for Moving
- Label boxes easily
- Remember to pack the first things you'll need at your new house last into your car or moving truck.