First Time Home Buyer

First Time Home Buyer Tips

By Jason Boone

In 2014 there has been plenty of First Time Bend Oregon Home Buyers because, thanks to low mortgage interest rates for 30-year fixed loans, and great home prices, this year has been ideal for the first time home buyer to enter the Real Estate Market.

With many first time home buyers on the Real Estate market in 2014, including millennials, there’s a lot of competition for homes, but thankfully the average first time home buyer can set themselves apart from the competition by following these simple tips:

Tip 1 – Take Action Quickly

Although it’s competitive for first time Bend Oregon Home Buyers the key to success for any home buyer is to take action quickly and inquire about and view a home before the competition does.

Tip 2 – Look for Homes a Little over Your Budget

The next thing first time Bend Oregon Home Buyers can do to find homes for sale is to look for homes for sale which are a little over their budget.

This tip is important because, sometimes a home will sit on the market for a little longer than the owner expected and you never know when the owner will decide to go down in price.

Tip 3 – Stay In Daily Contact With Your Realtor

First time Bend Oregon Home Buyers can also have the edge over their competition by staying in daily contact with their Realtor via phone, email or text because, daily communication will also help the Realtor and their client be the first people to see a home as soon as it’s listed.

Tip 4 – Get A Pre-Qualification Letter

Last of all, but most important, one of the best things first time Bend Oregon Home Buyers can do to stand out from their competition is to get a pre-qualification letter because, this will give them the opportunity to show a homeowner what is the maximum loan they qualify for.

Get More Tips For Bend Oregon Home Buyers

To learn more tips which will help Bend Oregon Home Buyers stand out from the competition or to view the latest homes for sale in the area contact me, Jason Boone, Principal Broker with Duke Warner Realty | Skjersaa Group by calling me at (541) 383-1426 or click here to contact me through my website.