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Help for Buyers Searching for an Abilene Area Home for Sale
If you are ready to buy a home whether it is your first or fifth, we'll help you find one that meets your needs and complements your lifestyle. We can assist you in finding a lender, negotiating with the seller, and completing the transaction.
As your representative, we will:
· Work on your behalf to streamline your home search. Researching homes for sale and helping you narrow the choices to the home that fits your needs and your budget.
· Help you determine a fair price.
· Prepare your Offer to Purchase.
· Handle negotiations regarding price, terms and conditions.
· Keep the lines of communication open with your mortgage lender, the title company, the seller's agent and others until closing.
Help for Sellers Ready to Sell their Abilene Area Home
If you're selling a home, we will help you achieve your goals in the shortest amount of time - with the least inconvenience possible.
As your representative, we will:
· Help establish a reasonable selling price for your home within its fair market value.
· Market your home through the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) and other appropriate channels.
· Counsel you on the presentation of your property and suggest ways to enhance its marketability.
· Coordinate the marketing of your house.
. Coordinate the details of your closing with all parties involved.
Focus on you
We are committed to serving our clients. We work toward one goal - to help you achieve your goal whether it is buying or selling a home.
Are you ready to buy a home but don't have a clue as to how to start the process? Are you skiddish about talking to a lender, unsure about your credit history, or maybe you aren't sure that you want to take it that far yet? Contact Velda at The Real Estate Store to set up an appointment. We'll take about half an hour and review the process of buying a home. I'll ask you a few questions about your income and expenses and give you an idea of the price range you should be researching. I'll tell you what kind of questions a lender will ask and the documention they might require. I can even assist you in finding a lender when you are ready. Call Velda at (325) 725-9854 for your appointment today! There's no charge for this consultation.
The Real Estate Store specializes in Abilene Real Estate, which includes the Abilene Independent School District, and the surrounding areas: Anson, Clyde, Merkel, Tuscola, Hawley, Buffalo Gap, rural Taylor County, rural Jones County, rural Callahan County, Wylie School District, areas near Dyess AFB, other Texas Tiny Towns near Abilene.
We primarily handle residential home sales but we also handle commercial, or farm/ranch sales. We are members of the Abilene Multiple Listing Service (MLS). Homes and properties in our area include condominiums, townhomes, farms, ranches, horse farms, vacant lots, commercial property for sale or lease, residential single family homes, manufactured homes, multi-family homes, and more. We conduct buyer consultations, mortgage loan referrals to lenders, Market Analysis (CMA) for sellers and assistance to the For Sale By Owner , HUD Homes , VA Repos, bank repos, investment properties and relocations. Many foreclosure properties (REO, REPO, short sales, fixer-uppers) are available and we can help you find them. HUD Homes can be found on this HUDHomeStore.com and information can also be found at MMREM.com. The Real Estate Store welcomes builders and buyers interested in new construction in the Abilene area. Don't forget, our sales agents are members of the Abilene Board of REALTORS, Texas Association of REALTORS, and the National Association of REALTORS. REALTORS adhere to a strict Code of Ethics .
Former HUD listing broker in these Texas Counties: Palo Pinto, Stephens, Shackelford, Jones, Fisher, Scurry, Mitchell, Nolan, Taylor, Callahan, Eastland, Erath, Comanche, Sterling, Coke, Runnels, Coleman, Brown, Irion, Crockett, Tom Green, Schleicher, Sutton, Kimble, Menard, Concho, McCulloch, Mason, San Saba, Lampasas, Hamilton and Mills. Current HUD listing broker in Taylor, Jones, Callahan, Shackelford, Stephens, Eastland, Brown, and Haskell counties.
Services for lenders and asset managers include BPOs, marketing/selling, Cash for Keys, etc for REO properties in Abilene, Anson, Clyde, Merkel, Tuscola, Hawley, Buffalo Gap, rural Taylor County, rural Jones County, rural CallahanCounty, other Texas Tiny Towns near Abilene on a selective basis.
Residential Sales HUD Home SpecialistForeclosure / REO Specialist
Velda Miller, Broker
"Loved her & the house. Definitely a buyer's agent! Made a long distance buy very easy."
G. Jones Formerly of Pennsylvania
"I told Velda that I needed to sell quickly and what I could sell for, and she got it done.
"Everything went great!"
"Velda is a great asset to your company. She was the best Realtor I have ever worked with and I have worked with many in the last 20 years."
"Velda was very up-front with us and gave us enough information to give us confidence in buying our first home."
"Velda is a very professional and nice person."
"Very good and organized."
"We were very satisfied with Velda and will call her again when we need her services."
"...couldn't have asked for anyone more competent."
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.