Buying your first home comes with many emotional ups and downs! However, you should try to enjoy this experience as much as possible, because all this hard work will pay off when you find the perfect home!
Stage 1: Elation
You’ve been pre-approved and can finally start searching for your first home! You can now start pinning home decor ideas to your Pinterest board and peek at homes that are for sale in your favorite neighborhoods! You’re very excited and ready to start your journey!
Stage 2: Apprehension
There’s so much information to consider, amenities, location, close to highways and schools. You feel like you’re drowning in the vast sea of available homes and being crushed under the weight of your mounting to-do list. Now you’ve come to realize that buying your first home is a bit more overwhelming and challenging than you thought!
We’re here to help you! Once you’ve chosen a lender and a real estate agent to guide you, then you’re well on your way to line up your team of experts that will be there to you with everything!
Stage 3: Giddiness
Now that you’ve checked off all the items on your to-do list and have arrived at the fun stage: the house hunt! You feel like a little kid unwrapping a present when you see all those homes that fall in your price range. They have cool features like swimming pools, grassy yards, community amenities, and dreamy kitchens. Now you can start envisioning yourself in one of these amazing homes.
However, be careful because this is one of the most emotional stages, because it will be hard not to fall in love with every property that your real estate agent shows you. Keep in mind, this means that you’re very close to finding the perfect one!
Stage 4: Panic
What if a home you liked was sold before you could make an offer? Maybe your offer won’t be as strong because there’s other offers on the table. What if there’s homes that fail to have everything you wanted on your list. A million doubts start running through your mind. These thoughts are very common and it’s just part of the process.
However, we’re prepared to deal with all of the emotions that you’re going through during this process. Our agents are highly capable and experienced, and can provide you with an objective view of the situation, ease your fears, and work tirelessly to find you the right home.
Stage 5: Bliss
As soon as you have found the one, it’s time to make an offer. Once the offer is accepted, you’ll hire an inspector for the property. Now, we’ve reached the final stage in the process, in which all the paperwork is finalized and you’re ready to close and get those shiny keys!
And just like that you’ve just bought your dream home. Now it’s time for you to celebrate and let the decoration begin! Congratulations, new homeowner!