Steps to Buying a Home

When it comes to buying a home, there are many things to consider. We make it a priority to stand by our clients from start to finish, so they have a trusted resource as questions come up. We’ve also created a process so you as a buyer know exactly what to expect on your journey to finding your dream home.

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Truly Home Real Estate's Home Buying Process

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  • You reach out to our agents to schedule a consultation.
  • Together, we create a real estate plan to buy the property you want.
  • You get a pre-approval letter from a mortgage lender OR proof of cash funds (we can help find a lender).
  • Together, we look at properties and assess their values.
  • Your Truly Home agent performs a Comparative Market Analysis (CMA) and writes up a strong offer. We explain everything so you know exactly what you are signing.
  • Your agent gets all the necessary paperwork to lenders, closing companies or attorneys stays in contact with everyone to be sure everything goes smoothly.
  • The agent goes to the property inspection to help navigate any requested repairs and pricing or for additional negotiation.
  • Together, we help you find movers, contractors, cleaners and any other professionals you might need to move into your new home.
  • Your agent reviews all of the closing documents to be sure everything matches up.
  • Together, we do a final walk through of the property.
  • We sit in on the closing with you to ensure we answer any questions and that the transfer of ownership is completed successfully.
  • We hand you the keys to your dream home!
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Working with a Realtor to Buy a Home

As you can see, there are a few steps to buy a home. Plus, the ever-changing housing market can make the buying process rather difficult at times. That’s why it is so important to partner with a real estate agent you can trust.

An agent who understands the current market can really make your offer stand out to someone selling their home. That agent will also need to stay on top of the paperwork that goes along with buying a home. The best real estate agent will be an excellent communicator, responding quickly to your questions. Ideally, you want to partner with a Realtor who will go that extra mile to make sure you get the property of your dreams while always keeping your best interests in mind.

At Truly Home Real Estate, this is always our goal—to put our clients first and find their dream home. We help our clients navigate the entire process of buying a house, from narrowing down the best properties that fit their needs to handing over the keys on closing day.

Give us a call to learn how we can help you find your dream home.

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We aren't just part of the buying or selling process; we're here to offer support, from the beginning all the way to the end and beyond.

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