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People everywhere are looking for some sort of Real Estate or some sort
of home.
There are several types of people relating to Real Estate.
The first type of people are first time buyers. A newly wedded couple are
in an apartment and they need to move to somewhere bigger. So they go
looking for a house.
The second type of people are those that have already been an a house for
several years. They find out that they bought a "lemon". They are
searching for a new house.
The third type of people are those who just want a new house just to have
a new house. So they go looking for a new house.
There are things that all three of these types of people need to keep in
Interest rates
Pre-existing problems to the house
Money in fact is the most important thing. It all revolves around the
other things. If you don't have the money of course it doesn't matter
what the interest rate is.
Make sure that you find a good real estate agent. Find one, preferably a
recommended one from a friend or neighbor. Make sure that they know what
they are doing.
Realtors can be a blessing and then other Realtors can be a curse. Of
course Realtors will get there share, but if you get a good Realtor that
will help you no matter what, stick with them.
From personal experience, don't get ripped off on your interest rate.
Make sure that it is locked, if that is what you are getting. Have it in
writing and have it faxed to you or mailed to you. Even if you have the
mortgage company lock your interest rate over the phone, I don't know how
else to tell you to make sure you have it in writing. It is as important
as having your heart.
Keep in mind when you search for a new house, that you take a look at the
structure of the home the foundation and how everything is made. Don't be
afraid to ask the owners of any problems that are not seen with the naked
eye. e.g. plumbing, fixed foundation problems etc.....
This tip is pretty self-explanatory. If money is a major issue with your
family. Get the money problems under control
Last but not least, buying a home is no joke. It is a life-changing
decision. It is a step to another part of your life. Whether you are a
first time buyer, looking to get out of a lemon, or just want a new
house. Make sure(I hope I am not wearing that phrase out) but it is
important that you do make sure you know what you are doing, pay
attention to everything that you do including mortgage interest rates,
Realtors and the house itself. It is that important.
Hope this has helped you somewhat. Good Luck!
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