Need a quick refresher on the home buying process?
While overly simplified, these 7 steps will take you from thinking about buying a home to moving in.
For a more in-depth guide, read our Ultimate Guide to Buying A Home.
Home Buying Process
Get Approved For A Mortgage
This will give you an idea of your price range for buying a home, and make you a more competitive buyer.
Get A Buyer’s Agent
Your buyer’s agent (real estate agent) will provide guidance and advice. We’ll match you with right agent for your new home.
Find Your New Home
It’s time to find your new home! This means searching online, open houses, and more.
Make An Offer
You’ve found the right home, now it’s time to make an offer on it!
Negotiation and Contingencies
Come to an offer you and the seller can agree to. Then, clear all contingencies. This includes activities such as getting a home inspection.
Time to go to closing! This is the part where you sign all the needed paperwork and get the keys to your new home.
Now that you have the keys, it’s time to load up the truck and move in to your new home. Our moving manager can help you prepare for this.