Five Easy Steps For Buying A Home

Whether buying your first home or moving to another home, the buying process can be a daunting, complicated experience. The process will seem easier and make sense if you take the time to prepare yourself. The following topics will help you through the journey.

  • Educate Yourself: Time invested now will save you time and money later. You've decided that it is time to buy a home and stop paying rent. Buying a home is a big decision, but it offers many advantages. Now is the time to educate yourself on the home buying process and determine how, when and where you should proceed.

  • Meet with Your Buyer's Agent: An experienced and knowledgeable buyer’s agent will be a key resource as you go through the home buying process. Unlimited Sotheby’s International Realty has a group of seasoned sales associates who will represent you and focus on your specific needs as a buyer. Learn more about the Benefits of Using a Buyer's Agent.

  • Mortgage Preparation: Before you fall in love with your dream home, make sure you can afford it. You need to prepare ahead of time to find the best, most appropriate mortgage for your situation and ensure the proper paperwork is in place to make an offer.

  • Find your Dream Home: Now that you know the price you can afford and the approximate payments per month, it's time to determine where you want to live, what type of property you are looking for and what size home you can get for your money. Your Buyer’s Agent will work with you to focus the search to your needs and wants, schedule appointments, attend open houses and receive daily updates on available properties.

  • Purchase Your New Home: You have found your dream home!

  • Learn the steps it takes to buy a home in the Greater Boston area, from making an offer to closing the deal.