Delta & Montrose County Colorado Real Estate

Helpful Hints for Buyers

Shaking Hands1. Select a Real Estate Professional

Select a professional Real Estate Associate familiar with the market, familiar with the Delta and Montrose County areas, has knowledge and experience, and has a good working relationship with affiliates in the Real Estate Industry.

2. Work with a reputable Mortgage Lender

Shop for mortgage rates and terms, but be sure to work with a lender familiar with Delta and Montrose Counties and Areas.

 3. Pre-Qualify for a Loan

In today’s market, you must almost always have to be prequalified for a mortgage loan, which will determine how much you can afford. It allows you to move swiftly when you find the right property, and it also indicates to the seller that you are serious about home buying and helps you to know the amount you can afford.

4. Outline what you want

Your RE/MAX professional will be happy to show you properties and features that meet your expectations.

5. Tour Properties

Ask your RE/MAX Today Broker Associate to help in your home buying process by arranging showings of properties that meet your guidelines. Call in advance to allow time for your Associate to make appointments. Once you have toured the properties, let your RE/MAX Today Broker Associate know what you like.

6. Make an Offer

Once you have made a decision on a property on which you would like to make an offer, it’s time to get serious about the financial and contractual side of your purchase.  When your offer is accepted,  your RE/MAX Today Professional will guide you through some important aspects of your transaction, such as:

*Making sure that important dates and deadlines are met

*Home/Property Inspection

* Appraisal

* Due Diligence documents

* Title Committment

* Utilities

*Homeowners Insurance