Steps to Finding Your New Home: First Time Homebuyers or Seasoned

Steps to Finding your new home

Steps To Finding Your New Home

1. Tell us your needs & wants in a home
2. Contact a lender so you have a road map
3. Search on
4. Let Suzi know your favorites and when you’d like to go (24 hours needed to make the appointments)
5. View Properties in Person
6. Finding “The One.” (May take several days)
7. Writing Your Offer (Earnest Money Required)
8. Negotiating Your Offer (They can accept, reject, or counter, or never respond)
9. Ratification occurs when buyer and seller come to a meeting of the minds
10. Once Ratified, it is time for inspections: Home Inspections, Termite, Pool, etc
11. Conduct Home and Pool Inspection
12. Repairs Needed: Negotiate Repairs OR Walk-away
13. Termite Inspection
14. Appraisal Ordered
15. Final Walk-Thru (Day Before or Day of Closing)
16. Close & Get Your Keys

Steps to Finding your new home

 Hurdles to get through:

1.Negotiating the Contract
2.Home Inspection
3.Termite Inspection
4.POA/Condo Docs (if applicable)
5.Full Loan Approval
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