Advice to First Time Home Buyers

Are you ready to take the plunge and purchase your first home? The process can be equally intimidating and exciting.  No doubt you’ve spent hours perusing properties on line to find your dream! Step out of the clouds and take these solid pieces of advice from experienced real estate agents and you’ll have a set of keys to your first home in your hand in no time.

Before searching for properties, make an appointment with a mortgage banker or mortgage broker to get prequalified for a property. Be prepared to present paystubs, bank account statements and have your credit checked. Spending this necessary time going through this process will save not only stave off disappointment, but time for all the parties involved in real estate transactions. When armed with a pre-qualification statement, set an appointment with a reputable real estate agent in your community. They will be able to help … Read More