Services for Buyers
So you are thinking of buying a home in Eugene or somewhere in Lane County? I'd like to help. Here are a few simple steps that you can take to insure you are on the road to a GOLDEN Real Estate transaction.
Step 1 - Apply for a Home Loan
Before you even start searching the internet and dreaming about buying a home you can't afford, find out how much you CAN afford. This will make your search for a property less overwhelming.
- Learn the difference between pre-approval & pre-qualification
Step 2 - Hire a Realtor
In the State of Oregon as a buyer you are entitled to representation at no cost to you. When you hire Kim as your buyers representative, you are ensuring yourself professional care. Kim will work with you and manage the entire Real Estate transaction. Not having proper Real Estate representation is like going to court without your attorney or performing a surgical procedure with out a doctor (OUCH).
Step 3 - Location, Location, Location
It's time for you to do your homework. Know where you would like to live or at least what characteristics you are looking for in a neighborhood. By narrowing down your choices you will soon find many homes to your liking.
Step 4 - Features
Here again is your assignment. It is best to know what you need or want out of your home. As your REALTOR, Kim will help you to focus on selecting features that will suit you and your lifestyle.
Step 5 - Search for the Perfect Home
Now you know how much you can spend, where you want to live, and what features are important to you. So start searching online and driving around your favorite neighborhoods