1. Getting Organized
2. Mortgage Financing
Pre-Approval, Appraisal, Commitment
3. Searching for a Home
4. Offer & Negotiations
5. Home Inspection
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To start off your search for a new home, we recommend a one-on-one meeting in our offices where we cover the basics of home buying
in New Jersey and also what you are
specifically looking for. If you are relocating to Northern New Jersey, we can handle this initial information gathering via email and/or over the telephone.
If you don't have an hour to talk with us to discuss
one of the most important investments of your life,
we likely can not effectively help you.
In helping you get organized, we:
how these four different relationships affect your rights and the service received from your real estate agent;
how working with an "Accredited
Buyer Representative (ABR)"
and "Exclusive Buyer's Agent (EBA)" works to your benefit.
Describe how we work together with you as a team to find you a home.
Determine with you:
a specific geographic area for your home search,
general housing requirements (needs and wants).
Confirm with you your target price range.
(According to the New Jersey Association of Realtors, the average price of a single-family home in Northern New Jersey is now
For a quick estimate of how much you can afford to spend, try
this Affordability Calculator.
Counsel you regarding:
you additional web-based information via our website:
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