For Home Buyers
Buying a Home - Step by Step
Buying a home is one of the biggest financial lifestyle decisions you will ever make, so it pays to make an informed decision by first looking at the main advantages and disadvantages of homeownership.
It's important to have a "Buyer's Agent" when buying a home. A buyer's agent is a Realtor that works with you to help find a home you like at a price you can afford. The agent can also call on resources available to Realtors through the local real estate board. For example, you can ask for a report on the selling prices of similar houses in a neighborhood which you might be interested. A buyer's agent can also provide a sale price history for any home that you like. This helps you negotiate the best possible price. The best part is that the services of a buyer's agent are absolutely free! The seller pays the commission.
The following articles are a great place to research if you’re looking for information on buying your Real Estate investment, that could save you thousands of dollars when buying a home.
- BCFSA Disclosure of Representation working with Clients is a detailed explanation of the relationship between you and a Realtor, and The Realtors commitment to you.
- Mortgage Calculators allow you to calculate how much you can afford.
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