Deciding to Buy


 
Decide
To Buy

 
Preparation
 

Choosing A
Real Estate
Agent

 
Time to Go
Shopping
 

Escrow
Inspections
& Appraisals

 
Moving In
 

Purchasing a property is a sizable financial commitment and decision not be taken lightly. Whether this is your first purchase or you are an experienced buyer, there are many factors to consider including both motivation and market conditions.  Is this the best time to buy?  What is to be gained, or lost, by waiting?  In analyzing your needs and goals it is possible to determine the best course of action to ensure a satisfactory outcome.  There are so many variables to consider it helps to work with an expert who can advise you on market conditions and strategies to achieve your goals.

Why Do You Want To Buy?

Whatever your reasons for buying, and there are many good reasons to consider a move, having a clear understanding of your goals and motivation will be helpful in finding just the right property.  Are you motivated to move quickly or do you have time constraints?  Is the specific house the most important consideration or is value your primary concern?  How flexible are you in terms of what you are looking for?  Is there anything that is non-negotiable in terms of needs?  Even if you’re not sure exactly what it is you want it is helpful to know what you are thinking.