Real Estate - Tips For First Time Buy...

Real Estate - Tips For First Time Buyers.

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Since: Jan 12

Mumbai, India

#1 Feb 3, 2012
First time home buyers face many challenges in understanding the process of purchasing a home, obtaining a mortgage, and knowing which type of loan will best suit their needs. Advice from well meaning loved ones can be helpful, but buying a home is a major financial commitment and you would be wise to educate yourself on the home buying process before taking the first step. ost-your-requirement.php

When you make the decision to purchase a home, talk with a real estate agent who can give you expert advice and valuable information. The purpose of this initial meeting is not to sign a representation agreement with the real estate agent, but instead to make yourself aware of local real estate customs in your particular area. If the agent has no time to discuss the home buying process with you, then keep looking until you find one who will. A good real estate agent will offer you information on the local real estate market and give you an idea of the types of mortgage products that are available to you. A mortgage broker or lender can also give you valuable information when you decide to buy a home.

Salt Lake City, UT

#2 Jul 26, 2012
Thanks for the advice. I'll definitely keep this in mind when I invest in real estate ( ). I would love to own a home.


#5 Mar 10, 2015
Is it a good idea to get involved in a situation where both the buyer and the seller are involved with an agent? I always wonder if it's better to have an agent or to not have an agent. From what I've read it seems that I might be able to save money as a buyer if I didn't have an agent.

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