TIPS for Finding
Your Dream Home
First, know the market and prepare yourself for what you need to do to compete with other buyers looking for a similar home as you are.
1 PREPARE LIKE A PRO
Create a list of “must-have’s” and “nice-to-have’s”.
2 KNOW YOUR PRICE RANGE
Get pre-qualified so you can move fast.
3 FIND THE RIGHT REALTOR®
Connect with an agent when you are ready.
4 SEARCH ON-THE-GO
Be the first to know about potential listings
5 MAKE AN ATTRACTIVE OFFER
Be creative to help your offer stand out.
THE BUYING PROCESS
The buying process can be a bumpy road to travel. I will be an invaluable source of knowledge, contacts and advice, helping you turn the process of buying a piece of property, into a successful search for a home that’s right for you.
Help me to thoroughly understand your needs, then enter into an agency relationship:
- Buyers Agency Acknowledgement Form
- Buyers Exclusive Agency Agreement
- Working with a Realtor™
- Fintrac Form
Once you’ve established financial qualification and deposit requirements, tour and view properties that fit your criteria, until you find your dream home!
FIND YOUR DREAM HOME
So you’ve found your Dream Home! What next? I will assist you with deciding on key elements of your offer: Price, Deposit Amount, Dates and Subject Clauses /Conditions.
I will prepare your written Contract of Purchase and Sale, and then present and negotiate your offer to purchase.
- Title Search
- Property Disclosure
- Home/Fire Insurance
REVIEW STRATA DOCUMENTS
- Form B
- Strata Minutes and By-laws
- Financial Statements
- Engineers Report
- Registered Strata Plan
- Depreciation Reports
Exciting day! Submit deposit and select a Lawyer/Notary to complete the closing documentation. Arrange for movers, transfer utilities, insurance, forward mail, etc. Visit Lawyer/ Notary to sign closing documentation.
Money and Title are exchanged on your behalf.
Receive the keys to your new home!