Buying a Home

Buying a home can be one of your most significant investments in life.  Not only are you choosing your dwelling place, and the place in which you will bring up your family, you are most likely investing a large portion of your assets into this venture.  The more prepared you are at the outset, the less overwhelming and chaotic the buying process will be.  The goal of this page is to provide you with detailed information to assist you in making an intelligent and informed decision.  Remember, if you have any questions about the process, we’re only a phone call away.

Benefits of Owning Your Own Home

  • It’s an Investment
  • Income Tax Savings
  • Stable Monthly Housing Cost
  • More Space

Important Things to Avoid Before Buying a Home

  • Don’t  Move Money Around
  • Don’t  Change Jobs
  • No Major Purchases
  • Don’t  Buy a Car

Comparable Sales and Your Offer Price

  • Comparable Sales in Public Record
  • Comparable Sales in the Multiple Listing Service
  • Comparable Sales – Pending Transactions
  • Other Factors Influencing Your Offer Price

Major Factors Influencing Your Offer Price

  • Property Condition
  • Home Improvements
  • Market Conditions
  • Sellers Motivation

Financing Details Affect Your Offer

  • Down Payment
  • Interest Rate
  • Closing Cost and Financing Incentives
  • Seller Financing
  • Cash Offer
  • Other Financing Details

There is a lot to consider in Buying a Home, just remember we are only a phone call away (727) 409-9550 or (727) 409-9551