Home Buyers Checklist

Whether your dream home is a new construction or an existing home, you will want to know what to look for as you begin your home search. You will need a checklist for buying a home to serve as your road map withcriteria for buying a home.

Check out the list below for how our exclusive buyer’s agent will help you conduct a home search, negotiate, and close on a next home. Our exclusive buyer agent can help you with the process of buying a home while representing your best interests throughout the purchaseprocess.

[Step 1]  GET PRE-APPROVED FOR A MORTGAGE. Determine type of mortgage needed, shop for best rates and programs.

[Step 2]  DETERMINE YOUR WANTS AND NEEDS Style of home, size, price, location

[Step 3]  CONTACT ‘THE SHARMA TEAM’ TO BE SET UP WITH YOUR EXCLUSIVE BUYER AGENT Looking for good service and good personal chemistry? We will find an agent in your area that meets your needs

[Step 4]  SEARCH FOR HOMES Search MLS, local real estate magazines and newspapers. Sign up for daily email notification services with your EBA and stay on top of all new properties entering the market minute by minute.


USE THE HOME BUYER CHECKLIST BELOW TO PREVENT ERRORS AND TO STAY ON TRACK:

STEPS TAKEN ONCE A HOME IS LOCATED:

[Step 1]  CHECK OUT Neighbourhoods, schools, crime rate, traffic, zoning, and work commutes. Rely on your exclusive buyer’s agent expertise and in-company resources.

[Step 2]  PREPARE THE OFFER AND NEGOTIATE Have your exclusive buyer’s agent prepare a property value study and ask the seller if there are any other offers and his motivation for selling, deadlines, etc.

[Step 3]  CONDUCT THE HOME AND OTHER INSPECTIONS Take advantage of the inspection contingencies in your offer and get through inspections to eliminate any surprises after you move into your new home.

[Step 4]  FINAL NEGOTIATIONSbkpam264103_audit Use the inspection report to re-negotiate, if necessary and sign the Purchase and Sale Agreement afterreview. Sign the Purchase and Sale Agreement on the reassurance of your EBA.

[Step 5]  WALK-THROUGH INSPECTION PRIOR TO CLOSING Visit your new home before you sit down at the closing table to make sure everything is as you expect it to be.

[Step 6]  CLOSING. Congratulations on a hassle free transaction!!

Your Exclusive Buyer’s Agent can also help you find the right home loan for your needs.