F.A.Q.s – Buyers

FAQ - Buyers

I came across this list of questions and answers while navigating through the CityWorth Properties website.  The content below is provided courtesy of their website (www.cityworthproperties.com).  This is very valuable information for any buyer looking for a new home.

Q:  Is an older home as good a value as a new home?
A:  This is really just a matter of preference, but both newer and older homes offer distinct advantages, depending upon your unique taste and lifestyle.

Older homes can generally cost less than new homes, however, there are many cases where new homes can also cost less then older …

Home Search Worksheet

Before you begin your home search, you need to have a clear idea of what you want.  This will save you and your Realtor a lot of headaches and time.  Below is a worksheet that you can use to write down your wish list of features.  Make sure to send a copy to your Realtor when you’re done.

HomeSearchWorksheet – Realtor.Com

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Many real estate professionals are buyer specialists focused on helping you successfully land and
finance your dream home. One benefit of using their services is gaining the inside track on listings
right when they come on the market – in fact, sometimes even before they’re on the market. And
that’s just the beginning.

Buyer specialists will:

  • Educate you about Buyer Agency, outlining their professional responsibilities to you, including complete Disclosure, Loyalty, Confidentiality, Obedience and Accountability
  • Help you explore your financing options and, if required, refer you to the right mortgage professionals to help you make


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The Loan ProcessPaying all cash for your home isn’t a realistic option for most. So, finding the right lender and mortgage product is integral to buying.

There are many types of lending institutions, offering a wide range of loans and special programs.  To secure the best mortgage for your needs:

1. Educate yourself about your options
There are a host of loan types and programs available through thousands of banks, finance
companies, credit unions, and other assorted lenders. Additionally, there are as many sources
of information about mortgages.
Websites like realtor.com®, books, news articles, seminars, mortgage brokers, …