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Buyers...are you sweating the little things?

In today's hot Real Estate market Available homes are in short supple.

Even in the dead of winter a nice home can get multiple offers in just a few days.

A couple things to think about.

 

1. When looking at an existing home, are you worried about small things?  Does that scratch in the door bother you.  Don' like the color of paint?

2. If you want a perfect  home do you have time to wait for it to be built?

 

Making an offer with a laundry list of small items may not get you very far.  and if you need to move right away a new home may not be possible, Not a single new home for sale in North Branch for 1st time buyers.

 

Now is the time to talk with an agent and figure out just how you want to proceed.

It is a lot harder to buy a home today than it was 3 years ago!

 

This may qualify for some negotiations!

Comment balloon 11 commentsWilliam Feela • February 11 2018 02:47PM
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