Thursday, January 7, 2010

Are You Ready To Purchase A Home?

Are you ready to purchase a new home? Before you begin the process, here are a few things you should know. First and foremost, purchasing a home is a smart decision regardless of the market’s condition. A property’s value will almost always appreciate over time, and there are always benefits for a homeowner. If you find a home that you love and it’s available, there is no reason you shouldn’t fight to get it.

How can you determine your housing needs? Your home should fit the way you live: with spaces and features that appeal to the whole family. Before you begin looking at homes, make a list of your priorities: things like location and size. Should the house be close to local schools, your job, or public transportation? How large should the house be? What type of lot do you prefer? What kinds of amenities are you looking for? Establish a set of “minimum requirements” and a “wish list”. Visit my website to create a personalized home search, and request market watch updates to keep your hand on the pulse of the market.

Allow us to help you in your journey to find the home that’s ideal for you. Please call or email us to get started on this new stage of your life.

Jonathon Michaud
Broker Associate
Heritage Realty
Office: (650) 349-9300
Mobile: (650) 346-3357
Fax: (650) 349-8483
DRE License Number: 01849751
Heritage Realty