Buying a new home, whether it’s your first time or your seventh time, can be equally exciting and overwhelming. As your realtors, we’re here to guide you through the entire process and want you to know a few things about buying a home before we get started.
Understand What You Need and What You Want
As realtors, we can’t stress the importance of knowing what you need in a home and what you want in a home enough. For this reason, we strongly encourage you to sit down and write down both your needs and your wants. For example, you might need your home to have three bedrooms, but want there to be a swimming pool in the backyard.
It Might Take Some Time
It’s easy to picture yourself living in a new home shortly after you make the decision to purchase. However, finding the right home to purchase can take some time, especially in a competitive market. As your realtors, we ask you to not to get discouraged if things aren’t going as quickly as you hoped, and remember that the right home is out there.
Stay within Your Price Range
It can be fun and exciting to browse listings online and look at photos of homes in your desired neighbourhood. As fun as this might be, we strongly recommend only looking at homes that are in your desired price range. To make this easier on you, we won’t show you any homes that are listed outside of your budget.