Questions Home Buyers Ask - Answered

We put together a growing list of questions that home buyers ask us on a regular basis. If you are a seasoned home buyer or a complete beginner, these should provide you with some answers.

Below is a set of short videos intended to give you the answers to the most commonly asked real estate questions. We try and take on large topics in under a minute to help expedite your real estate education. Enjoy!

Down Payments

The number one question buyers ask us about is surrounding their downpayment. We try to break down the high level answer here.

Real Estate Negotiations

Negotiations can move quickly or be done over a long period of time. We try and give an example of when we would use either tactic. 

Showing Length

How long is a typical real estate showing? Does it change based on how far I am in the process or how many I am seeing that day?

Move in Timeline - How long does it take?

How long between when we make a deal and when I get my keys?

Sellers During Showings

Are the sellers home during showings? When might they be home? 

Status Certificates

What is a status certificate and why does it matter? 

What is a Special Assessment?

What is a special assessment? Are they common? What do I watch for?

Getting Your Keys

When do I get my keys on closing day? What should I schedule for closing day? 

What is a WETT Inspection?

Is a WETT inspection important and who needs one?

The Best Time to Buy

When is the best time to buy a property cheap?

Bidding Under List Price

Is it okay to offer under list prices? Will the seller take me seriously?

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