Can You Find The Perfect Home?

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Real Estate Agent with Decorus Realty DRE# 3207607

Going house hunting can be maddening from just about any perspective. Much of the stress and frustration comes from trying to find the perfect home.

The perfect home. That dream property you plan to settle into for years and raise a family Ah, how magical life will be. Screeetch. You've started looking for it, but can't find it. Welcome to the world of real estate.

If you are searching for the perfect home, you need to put the breaks on your search. It is time for a bit of practical reflection. Your chances of finding the perfect home of your dreams is pretty remote unless you are basing that image on a house you have actually seen. Even if you do stumble across the home, you have to keep in mind that dream homes are often very expensive. Unless you have a significant financing package or cash available, you may be crushed to learn you can't actually afford that perfect home. Whew, where is the depression medication?!

To make house hunting a less stressful task, you need to keep an open mind. The perfect home is probably not out there, but plenty of excellent choices still exist. Your goal should be to define the space you need and work off of that. For instance, consider your life and write out how many bedrooms, bathrooms and other specifics you must have with your new home. When out trolling, stick to the list like it is the word of God.

So long as you stick to your must have list, you can be flexible on other aspects. This gives you the opportunity to turn an average or good home into your dream home. One of the areas you can really upgrade is the yard. An otherwise average home can be made to look much nicer with a major landscaping makeover. Don't believe me? Upgrading landscaping is a common strategy among investors that buy and flip apartment buildings. In fact, this may be the only improvement they make, but it will hundreds of thousands of dollars to the bottom line when they sell. You can do the same thing with your home.

When house hunting, make sure you know exactly what you need as far as space and such. You can be flexible on other aspects of a home and end up with something very nice.

When it comes to choosing professionals to assist you with your real estate needs...Experience is Priceless! Andre'Shambley & Miami's Best REALTOR® Team, The Keyes Company, 305-788-6643. AndreShambley@AOL.com,
http://www.OnePlaceOpenHouse.com

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