Buying your first home in South Florida!

Whether you are looking to make South Florida your permanent home, or are planning your first seasonal residency, REALTOR.com® has a great resource to help you “sift through the myths and the truths about buying your first home.”

Moreover, by registering with this great online resource you can,” Take (their) crash course in first time home buying, grab course completion badges along the way, and take (their) quiz to see if you’re ready to buy a home.  Don’t miss out on those badges!”

In the first step, “Getting Started” you can, “Discover what you can afford and find out the difference between pre-qualifying and pre-approval.”

The next step “Budget,” guides you through, “Learn(ing) the trade-offs.  All homebuyers must make decisions about priorities and budget.”

The third step, “Closing Process” illustrates and defines, “Home Warranties, Contingencies, and Insurance.”  Additionally, provides this step provides, “an overview of the process.”

Step four “Process Details” gives potential homeowners an overview of the entire closing process.  The closing process (also known as escrow) begins when you make an offer on a house and ends when you move in.”

Finally, the site offers some great advice in the “Myths and Truths” section.  Such as, (in most instances),” Buyers do not pay REALTOR® fees!  Learn what REALTORS® actually do and who pays for what.”

We hope you found some of these tips helpful, we here at Water Pointe Realty Group just love to share helpful and interesting information, and assist potential new residents and potential sellers discover that being a Floridian is a unique lifestyle.  We are looking forward to communicating with our past, present and future clients from the Port St. Lucie, Palm City, Stuart, Sewalls Point, Jupiter, and the Tequesta areas and beyond.

Whether you are interested in Jupiter Florida Real Estate, Stuart Florida Real Estate, or any South Florida Real Estate, Water Pointe Realty Group is here to assist.  Our knowledgeable, professional, and personable staff is readily available via traditional communication methods as well as all social media networks.  You may subscribe to our newsletter here.  Become a Twitter®, Google+®, or Pinterest® follower and a fan on Facebook® as well as a YouTube® subscriber today!  Our team of highly dedicated, real estate brokers, agents, and Realtors® are extensively skilled and always strive to offer you a real estate experience that will not only meet, but exceed your highest expectations. 

The Water Pointe Realty Group team knows the Palm Beaches and Treasure Coast like no one else; and can provide you with the resources to help you make informed and educated decisions.  With a team approach, this group of real estate experts is sure to provide you with outstanding service.  Your access to homes for sale in Jupiter, homes for sale in Stuart, and waterfront homes is really only a click away!  Water Pointe Realty Group, representing the finest properties….from inlet to inlet.

Soon, you too, could say, #thisisthelife

Article by: Jeannie M. Ferrara