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You Should Buy A Home. That's What You've Been Hearing From Friends and Family, Right?
Almost 80% of all home searches begin on the internet. In 10 seconds you can find a plethora of websites with virtual tours, photos of homes for sale, neighborhood information, tax records and mortgage information. Once you have made the decision and weighed the benefits of home ownership you have probably also imagined what type of home you'd like to buy, the area you want it in and the price range you want to stick to. When you reach the point you are ready to select an agent you are halfway to your goal of homeownership. That was easy right? Not exactly, it's the next half that's most important and can make or break your goal.
How Long Should It Take To Buy A Home?
A motivated buyer will find a home in 2 weeks. I don't recommend looking at more than 7-9 homes in one day. It's physically possible to do more but, after 7-9 the homes start to run together and your brain goes on overload forgetting what you liked and disliked about the homes. An expert agent will make sure you listen to your wants and needs upfront during a consultation and keep you focused on homes that ... more
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