Buying a home


Where is life taking you?

Buying a home is an exciting time in one’s life. Making the smart move of choosing a REALTOR® is your first step to ensuring that your new home and community meets your needs. My services and experience range from financial aid to helping you find the home that best suits you and your family. I pride myself on repeat business and hope you’ll come to understand why.

As Your Agent, I Will:

Assure that you see all the properties in the area that meet your criteria.
Guide you through the entire home buying process, from finding homes to look at, to getting the best financing.
Make sure you don’t pay too much for your new home and help you avoid costly mistakes.
Answer all of your questions about the local market area, including schools, neighborhoods, the local economy, and more.

Before You Start Looking For Your New Home:

Check your credit rating. Straighten out any errors before its too late.
Determine a comfortable monthly budget for your new purchase, including down payment and monthly payment.
Find a loan that meets your needs and get pre-qualified (preferably pre-approved).
Choose a REALTOR® that you trust and who understands your needs.
Determine what neighborhood best matches your needs.
Identify important features you need your new home to have.

Closing Costs to Expect:

Lender fees include charges for loan processing, underwriting, preparation and establishing an escrow account.
Third-party fees include charges for insurance, title search, and other inspections such as termites.
Government fees include deed recording and state & local mortgage taxes.
Escrow and interest fees include homeowner’s insurance, loan interest, real estate taxes, and occasionally private mortgage insurance.
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Neighborhood Insider

Life continues to bring about change. Milestones achieved, growing families and even unexpected changes may leave you looking for something new. Finding a home goes beyond walls and a roof—it's what surrounds you. From schools, to restaurants to the best places to shop, an Engel & Völkers advisor is your neighborhood insider.

 

It doesn't matter where you are. Wherever you want to be, we can take you there.


Every Step of the Way

When buying a home, you deserve a trusted real estate advisor to help you discover the right home, the right street and the right neighborhood to match your unique needs. Complete transparency, insider market and property insights, negotiation skills and effective communications that surpass your expectations can be found in an Engel & Völkers advisor.

 

Our greatest asset, and the key to our success, is our people. It's why we don't have real estate agents that simply show houses, but rather, trusted advisors to guide each client through the home buying journey from start to finish with precise knowledge and distinguished care.

 

Let us help you discover and claim your own piece of luxury-because you've earned it.

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All Around the World

From the moment you step foot into one of our iconic shops, you'll feel the Engel & Völkers difference. Designed with the community and experience in mind, our shops allow us to serve you in the finest way possible. Across the globe, you'll recognize an Engel & Völkers shop when you see one and can expect the warmest of welcomes, highest level of service and unmistakable experience. From search, to sale, to settling in, Engel & Völkers is with you every step of the way

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