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Home Buying Process
Moving can be very exciting but it can also be very stressful as there are so many things to remember to do!
Avoid 9 critical mistakes that could cost you thousands of dollars when buying your home!
- Don’t “low-ball” your initial offer
Vendors tend to give less of a counter offer (closer to list price), if they feel insulted. Understand the current market value of the home and comparable SOLDS.
- Get Pre-approved
A pre-approved mortgage can be done for 90 days for FREE. You can usually negotiate your mortgage rate between 1/2-1% off the posted rates with your lender.
- Have your agent arrange a home inspection
A home inspection with a qualified engineer costs about $300.00 (approx). It could very well be your best money spent. You want to know exactly what you are bidding on.
- Avoid buying the most expensive home on the street
The most advantageous situation is to purchase the worst home in a good area, rather than the best house in the worst area. “Location, Location, Location” is true!
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