And if you are also a home seller (check out my free 2021 Winter Home Seller Guide) and are planning to buy another home this buyer guide will be useful to you!
It’s essential to be educated about the home search and buying process when buying a new home in Carlsbad, or elsewhere in North San Diego County, especially in our very competitive sellers’ market.
Even if you are an experienced home buyer there are always new things to learn in real estate! It keeps changing and you should be as prepared as possible in order to make the best of the home search and purchase process, and achieve your goals with a minimum of hassle.
For additional help, I suggest reading the 8 things to know about buying a home during the pandemic. There are likely some issues you are not aware of, including new paperwork that’s required – it’s a different market than before the pandemic!
While the 2021 WINTER HOME BUYER GUIDE does not cover everything buyers should know, it will help you understand the following issues, and more:
1. An Expert Forecast on the Winter Housing Market
2. Key Terms to Know – the real estate business has lots of vocabulary, and there are some important terms you should be aware of.
3. 5 Tips for Making a Successful Offer – it’s tough in this market with all the competition
4. Things to Avoid After Applying for a Mortgage – these mistakes can potentially jeopardize your loan!!
When we work together I will explain what you need to know, and answer all of your questions, including some I bet you don’t even know you have!
HOME BUYING TIPS AND ADVICE is a playlist on my YouTube Channel, a series of 23 short (1 – 2 and 1/2 minutes) videos on key things you should know when buying a house. While the videos do not cover everything you should be aware of when buying a home, you’ll learn more about what to expect and some key questions will be answered.
And if you are planning to sell a home, too, check out the videos on HOME SELLING TIPS AND ADVICE.
If you would like more information about the real estate market conditions, the home purchase process, life in Carlsbad and North San Diego County, the necessity of getting pre-approved (unless you have cash), and related issues, please reach out to me by calling or texting at (760) 840-1360. You should also feel free to email me at JeffDowlerSolutions AT gmail dot com.
Do you need to get pre-approved for a loan? It’s a critical step to be prepared to touring homes and buying. I can provide several recommendations of lenders to speak with…just give me a call at (760) 840-1360.