If you are shopping for a new home, you need to ask yourself this question...are you serious? Here are three clues: 1. Have you been fully qualified - that is gone through desktop underwriting - with a capable lender? That is a loaded question, but one that is vital to your sucess in a quest to purchase a home. Way too many … [Read more...] about Hey Homebuyers…Are You Serious?
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Despite continued reports that buying a home in the Phoenix real estate market is like shopping at a swap meet, there are just not enough homes on the market to satisfy the demand. Competition can be fierce, especially for the choicest properties. Keep that in mind when you submit your offer... The inventory of homes in Phoenix … [Read more...] about Buying A Home – Stage 4 – Negotiating
So, you have your home buying team assembled...you have decided what you need and what you want in your new home...you know what your budget will allow. Great! Now the real fun begins...it's time to go shopping! By now, you have most likely been online and scouted homes in different areas. Maybe you have even checked out some … [Read more...] about Buying a Home – Stage 3 – Shopping!
As 2009 marches on here in Phoenix, buying a home is becoming more and more challenging. Inventory levels are shrinking, there are a lot more hoops to jump through to get a mortgage and most deals require some type of bank approval. It's no wonder buyers are getting frustrated! Everything becomes easier when you have a plan, … [Read more...] about Buying A Home? Make A Plan! Step 1…