– Have your wish list ready. Write down everything you’d want in a home. Then, go through and indicate: What are your musts? What are you could live withouts? This is will help your local real estate professional better narrow down and indicate homes most suitable for you, saving you time and money.
– Do your research. Even if you’re familiar with a local area youre moving to, make sure you work with a professional real estate salesperson who has local knowledge of all the towns and their neighbourhoods. You may be surprised at what you didn’t know!
– Work with a trusted financial advisor. If you aren’t already working with someone in the Somerset Region, please email local agent Melanie Benns or call her on 0410 635 063, as she’ll be able to recommend someone.
– Familiarise yourself with the local real estate process, especially if you haven’t moved in several years or if you’re moving from outside the region and/or state. A local real estate professional can explain the entire journey from home search to settlement. (Looking for one in the Somerset Region? Click here.)