Top 8 Moments Home Buyers Experience
You've done your homework and now it's time to start searching for the perfect home in San Antonio. With your pre-approval letter, a list of what you need and want and a skilled agent by your side, you're ready. However, have you prepared yourself for everything?
There are several moments all home buyers will experience during the process. If you're ready to start searching for a new home in San Antonio, make sure you're ready. Here are eight top moments you will experience as a home buyer.
The Moment You Start Your Search
You've filled in the price range, bedrooms, features and area for your search and you hit the button for the first time. This might be a moment you hold your breath hoping the perfect home comes back and you're just a click away from it! Enjoy the excitement!
The Moment You Feel Like the Bachelor
The show, The Bachelor features a man seeking love and he gets to choose from a couple dozen women. You will probably experience this when you start house hunting and fall in love with multiple homes. You can see yourself in each of the houses and it's great to have options. Enjoy the process of trying to narrow it down to just one.
The Moment Your Favorite Home Gets Snatched Up
While you may have a backup home on your list, you really wanted that favorite, but you didn't act fast enough. Now, you've just found out it's off the market and you were ready to submit your offer. Don't worry, your real estate agent will help you find another great property.
The Moment You Step into a Home Not Ready to Sell
Most home buyers will experience this at least once. You get excited, you're in the car headed to see a home you want to fall in love with, but it's not ready to be shown. As you tour the home, you'll spot dust bunnies, clutter, old decor and even fingerprints on the windows. Ugh, this moment isn't the most fun to go through.
The Moment You Blow Off Friends for a Drive Through the Neighborhood
You'll find yourself driving through a couple of favorite neighborhoods checking out the homes, people and things going on. This may even cause you to tell friends you're not able to go out or do something on the weekend because you'd rather go to open houses.
The Moment you Realize Looking You've Scheduled Too Many Showings
You heard your agent tell you to trim down your list of homes to see, but you didn't listen. Now you're exhausted and you cannot remember what you saw because you spent the weekend touring 15 different homes. Catch your breath and narrow down that list!
The Moment You Close, but Don't Understand What's Going on
Closing can be exciting, but there are so many things to understand. Maybe you won't understand it all, but enjoy this moment and let your real estate agent handle the details.
The Moment You Move in
Moving isn't something most of use enjoy doing, but moving into a new home is fun and exciting. Toast to your new home and enjoy this moment.