This is very important! Sit down with either yourself, your partner, or someone you trust and decide how your lifestyle fits into your home budget. Leave room in your budget for things like furnishings, HOA fees, taxes, insurance, etc. Don’t over-do it and don’t under-do it! We would hate for you to become emotionally attached to a home that doesn’t fit in your budget – so let’s get real before we start looking.
2. Save up!
Buying a home can be very expensive but doesn’t have to be! But just in case it is, start saving now! Depending on what your exact circumstance is, you could have a down-payment, closing-costs, moving costs, etc. Contact us now (334.632.1010) and we can help you with this process.
3. Get pre-approved
We will get you in contact with our preferred lender and she will guide you this process! We only partner with the best-of-the-best, so you are in great hands. We will also be right beside you during this process, ensuring that you have no issues.
4. Trust us!
Normally this part of the process would include you starting to look for homes in your price range, scheduling tour times with the other realtor, etc. But don’t worry- we got this covered! Here at David Kahn & Company Real Estate, we have a TEAM that is dedicated to making sure that you get to closing hassle free! Trust us – we do this all the time. We will guide you home.
5. Do your research!
Here at David Kahn & Company, we know exactly what we are doing! But no matter how well we know you, YOU know yourself the best. Research neighborhoods in your desired area and see what you think your “best fit” will be. This will help us narrow down some options for you so that we don’t waste your valuable time.
6. Make a competitive offer!
After you find your home, you will need to talk with us and we will help you determine a competitive offer, while also staying within your budget! For a first-time home buyer, this part of the process can be scary, but here’s the deal: WE HAVE YOUR BACK!
7. Prepare for Closing!
Once the seller accepts your offer, the process will begin! We average closing process takes about 30 days and we will handle the majority of this for you.
Ready to get started and need an expert? Don’t risk messing this up - Contact us today! We would be honored to help you.