Three things to ensure success in finding your dream WNY home!

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Three things to ensure success in finding your dream WNY home!

Getting Real Estate Bargains!

Finding a great Real Estate Bargain in WNYRight now, in Western New York and across the country there are a lot of bargains on the housing market.   The housing market down across most of the country, and foreclosures continuing to rise, has created opportunity for many would be home owners. 

This is a good thing right?

The problem is that you are not the only person looking for a good deal when buying a home in the Greater Buffalo area. That is why it is important to be prepared before you start looking seriously. You want to make sure that when you see the right deal for you, some other bargain hunter doesn't swoop in and take it.

Three things to ensure success in finding your dream home!


Most importantly you need to know your neighborhoods and the market conditions.   Each neighborhood has unique qualities and you need to be ready willing and able to jump on an opportunity.   Working with a Realtor you will have an advantage to the homes that come on to the market. 

Read Also:  What is happening in the WNY Housing Market? 


Be Prepared!  Have pre-approval for your mortgage loan.  Select your Home Inspector and Attorney before you start your search.  Have a checklist, this way when you find the right house you will ensure that you are ready to go.

Read Also:   Strategies for selecting Investment Property in Buffalo


Try to find sellers that have reason to sell their Western New York home.   Perhaps they are in financial trouble, are looking to downsize or move up in the Real Estate market.    A motivated seller places you in a better position when you are negotiating with them and with all that preparation you can close faster!

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Terry & Bonnie Westbrook
Westbrook Realty Broker-Owner - Grand Rapids, MI
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Good advice hope the buyers in New York appreciate your information.

Jan 17, 2009 01:10 PM #1
Associate Broker Falmouth MA Cape Cod Heath Coker & - Falmouth, MA
Heath Coker Robert Paul Properties Falmouth MA

Finding a good agent or broker, like you, that knows the market well is the key!

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Any chance we can talk about financing and how I can help service your clients.  Please call me and lets talk about what I can do for you and more importantly your clients.  My number is 607 481 3609.  Call me anytime. 

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