How to SImplify Home Buying in 5 Steps


How to Simplify Home Buying in 5 Steps

Make the home buying process a little easier to navigate with the following steps:

1.    Seek a Reputable Real Estate Agent

An experienced agent will save you time, money, and stress.

2.    Know Your Credit Score

Don’t wait until you find a house to learn that your credit may not be good enough to secure the necessary mortgage. If there are any errors within your credit report get them fixed immediately.

3.   Get a Pre-Approval Letter

Once you find a mortgage that meets your needs, get a pre-approval letter from you lender. Getting pre-approved let’s sellers know you’re serious. Ask your Real Estate Agent for mortgage lender recommendations, it is always a good idea to get a second opinion.

4.   Assemble a Team

Ask your Real Estate Agent for recommendations of other resources you may need such as a home inspector, mortgage lender, and lawyer.


5.   Don’t Settle

Keep searching for the home that is best for your needs. This may be the largest purchase of your life, don’t settle for anything less than your dream home!


For more information on buying in a low inventory market, please contact Kathy Jo Brooks at, 603-542-1081, or Century 21 Affiliated.

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