Things you Must Know Before Buying
Things that are important to know if you’re buying a home in Broward, Plantation, Davie, Cooper City, Southwest Ranches, Fort Lauderdale, Weston, etc.
There are a few methods for roughly estimating how much home you can afford, now days most lenders want you paying around 35% of your gross monthly income in house payments.
As interest rates climb the market should correct by moderating home prices, although inflation has picked up and upgrades to homes are more expensive keeping prices higher than they should otherwise be because of the higher cost of materials, most buyers buy when they need to regardless of interest rates.
Click on the "Heart" by the picture of the listings I'm sending you, they will go to your favorites, and it will be easier to find them once we start looking, most clients end up buying one of the homes they favored.
How Real Estate is Sold in Florida – What I can Do for You:
There is a Listing Agent and a Buyer's Agent, all offers are presented to the Listing Agent by the Buyer's Agent and the listing agent must present all offers to the Sellers.
Sometimes the listing agent is looking out for the interests of the Sellers, this is especially true at open houses, while I will be looking out for your interests.
I'll insert special wording in your Offer to Purchase with your protection in mind, I want to make your Home Buying Journey as easy and enjoyable as possible.
Now days the Offer to Purchase and all related documents are signed electronically, it's convenient and efficient this way.
The E-sign Act Granted Electronic Signatures the same Legal Status as Handwritten Signatures throughout the US
We use Dotloop whenever possible – How to E-sign the documents we’ll send you:
Click On “View Document” select your signature and on the right-hand-upper-corner of the document click on “Start Signing” the program will automatically move to the next place where initials or a signature is required, when you left click, I'll also send you’re a PDF copy of the document for your records.
Articles of Interest to Buyers:
As soon as you get your house keys check with your local Tax Office to see how much you can save on taxes, sometimes there are deadline for filing, here in Broward it is BCPA.net
Plantation, Davie, Cooper City, Fort Lauderdale, Las Olas, Hollywood FL and other cities in Broward, FL and Nearby, if you don't see the area that you're interested in in the preselected areas, listen to the video and view the instructions on "How to do your own Search" below.
Use the "Draw" Tool to Narrow your Search, once you're on the page that displays the home listings. Clicking on the heart by the pictures will pace those homes in your favorite folder, and it will be easier to find them once we start looking, you’ll be able to give me just the street number for me to schedule them, just send me a text or email.
As I work for you, behind the scenes, all that I ask for in return is that when you start looking at homes that you work exclusively with me as your Real Estate Professional, if you're working with me now or plan to in the near future Thank you, my son and I appreciate it.
P.S. Be it today, tomorrow or six months from now, I'm prepared to offer you dedicated extraordinary service.
Happy Home Searching!