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6 Points to Consider in the Arizona Buyer Advisory for Real Estate

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The Arizona Buyer Advisory is a document provided by the Arizona Association of Realtors (AAR) that offers guidance and information to homebuyers in Arizona. It's designed to educate buyers about various aspects of the homebuying process and to help them make informed decisions.

As your buyer's agent, I like to go through this handbook with you as a resource to help you towards making one of life's biggest financial decisions - buying a house. Within this document are LIVE LINKS to help you find the information you seek.

Here are some key features and topics covered in the Arizona Buyer Advisory:

  1. Property Condition: The advisory includes information about the condition of the property, including potential hazards, structural issues, and environmental concerns. It advises buyers to conduct inspections and due diligence to assess the property's condition thoroughly.

  2. Legal Considerations: The document outlines legal considerations related to purchasing real estate in Arizona, such as contracts, disclosures, and zoning regulations. It highlights the importance of consulting with legal professionals for advice on legal matters.

  3. Financing: The advisory provides information about financing options, mortgage types, and considerations for obtaining a loan. It advises buyers to shop around for mortgage rates and terms and to understand the implications of different financing options.

  4. Neighborhood and Community: Buyers are encouraged to research the neighborhood and community where the property is located. The advisory provides guidance on factors to consider, such as schools, amenities, crime rates, and future development plans.

  5. Homebuying Process: The document outlines the steps involved in the homebuying process, from searching for a property to closing the transaction. It provides tips and advice for navigating each stage of the process and working with real estate professionals.

  6. Additional Resources: The advisory includes a list of additional resources and contacts for buyers, such as government agencies, professional organizations, and educational materials.

Overall, the Arizona Buyer Advisory serves as a valuable resource for homebuyers, providing you with essential information and guidance to help you make informed decisions throughout the homebuying process. It's important to review the advisory carefully and to consult with your real estate professional as needed for personalized advice and assistance.

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If I can assist you in your home buying or selling in Marana, Tucson, Oro Valley, or Vail, please don't hesitate to call me!  Email at Cara@SWDeserthomes.com

Cara Marcelle Mancuso, Designated Broker, Golden Girls with SW Desert Homes     520-909-2988   

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Michael Elliott
Fathom Realty - Burlington Township, NJ
Burlington, New Jersey Residential Sales

Great information here, Car, thank you for sharing and have a productive weekend!

Apr 20, 2024 07:28 AM
Cara Marcelle Mancuso

Well I had a lovely weekend with Grandchildren Michael Elliott  {Productive enough for me!) Hope yours was great as well.

Apr 23, 2024 01:17 PM
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Pasadena And Southern California 818.516.4393

Hello Cara - while I no longer practice real estate, it's still interesting to me to see the similarities and differences in how it is approached in each state.  

Apr 20, 2024 08:01 AM
Cara Marcelle Mancuso

I just learned your state has a requirement of 45 hours of continuing education, at least in the Los Angeles area!  And someone from the east coast said 7!  So, in continuing education alone there is quite a difference.

I hope to practice real estate for another 5 years, health permitting.  It was a later career and it brings me much purpose!

Apr 23, 2024 01:20 PM
Sham Reddy CRS
Howard Hanna RE Services, Dayton, OH - Dayton, OH

Great points Cara, thanks for sharing!!!

The document outlines legal considerations related to purchasing real estate in Arizona, such as contracts, disclosures, and zoning regulations. It highlights the importance of consulting with legal professionals for advice on legal matters.

Apr 20, 2024 03:03 PM
Cara Marcelle Mancuso

It's definitely a handy resource Sham Reddy CRS. One tool of many.

Apr 23, 2024 01:21 PM
Brian England
Ambrose Realty Management LLC - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

The Buyer Advisory is such a great resource and it is the first thing that all prospective buyers should receive!

Apr 21, 2024 06:16 AM
Cara Marcelle Mancuso

It's always amazing how few I know that read it Brian England. (unless something goes wrong) It's like, you can lead a horse to water, but you can't make them drink!

Apr 23, 2024 01:22 PM
Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can!
Red Rock Real Estate (435) 632-9374 - St. George, UT
St. George Utah Area Residential Sales Agent

Educating clients can make the process so much more enjoyable, Cara. Thanks for the information and hope it makes your phone ring with ready, willing and able buyers!

Apr 21, 2024 11:16 AM
Cara Marcelle Mancuso

Thank you Wanda Kubat-Nerdin - Wanda Can! Much better to get a ready, willing and able buyer or lister than spam!!!! 🥰😃

Apr 23, 2024 01:22 PM