Buy a Home
Buying a home will probably rank as one of the biggest personal investments one can make. Being organized and in control will contribute significantly to getting the best home deal possible with the least amount of stress. It’s important to anticipate the steps required to successfully achieve your housing goal and to build a plan of action that gets you there. Before you can build a plan of action, take the time to lay the groundwork for your decision-making process.
USE A REALTOR
It is important that you choose an experienced agent who is there for you. Your agent should be actively finding you potential real estate properties, keeping you informed of the entire process, negotiating furiously on your behalf, and answering all of your questions with competence and speed. First, find an agent who represents you and not the seller. This is beneficial during the negotiation process. If you are working with a Realtor , he or she is required not to tell the seller of your top choice. In addition, he or she is focused on getting you the lowest asking price.
Also, when you use a Realtor anywhere in Florida, particularly in Plantation, Fort Lauderdale, and Hollywood, you will see more properties. Not only are they a member of the local Multiple Listing Service (MLS), but they are actively finding homes that are listed as FSBO, or homes that sellers are listing on their own.