Thank You For Requesting My Home Buyers Guide. Whether you are buying a home for the first time or are buying another one, being an educated buyer will save you money, time, and aggrevation. I have created this home buying guide to help educate home buyers and make the process as easy as it can be for them and make the home search and process enjoyable as it should be. If you have any questions on any of the information below, please contact me and I would be happy to explain the process further and answer any of your questions.
USING A BUYERS AGENT
Learn why using a buyers agent is totally FREE who will work to your advantage when buying a home and why not to call the agent on the sign of the home that you are interested in.
Using a buyers agent to search for homes for you is not only free, but is the simplest and easiest way to search for homes. Click the link below to find out many reasons why
Getting a pre approval is the first step in the home buying process so you will know how much house you can afford and get approved for so you will not waste your time looking at homes outside of your price range. I know several reputable lenders in the Flint area. If you would like some reccomendations on whom to use, please give me a call and I would be happy to help.
There Are Many Loan Options Available To You. Below Are Link To Information On The Most Popular Loan Programs For First Time Buyers
FHA Loan (Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac) - The most popular loan
FHA 203K Loan (Rehab Loan) - loans for fixing up homes or foreclosures
VA Loans - Loans for retired or active duty armed forces personnel
Rural Development Loan- 0 Down loan for rural areas
HOME BUYING PROCESS
The home buying process can be an intimidating process if you are not educated on what the process is and how it works. The couple of links below will help you understand the process more and better educate on the process of buying a home.
buying a foreclosed home can be a little different than a noremal private residence. Below are some tips on the process and what you need to know.
There are many things that you need to know about the home loan process. Below are some tips and blogs about the home loan process and how to get the best deal possible.
Getting the home inspection is a vital part of the home purchase. An inspection will point out little things that may be wrong with the home and will alert you to some major problems that may save you thousands in the long run. I am alwats present at the home insepction to counsel the buyer on what comes up in the inspection.