Steps To Buying A Home In Hickory NC

Dated: October 31 2019

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Buying a home is one of the biggest investments a person is likely to make so being prepared is super important so here is a list of things to do to make sure you are on the right track:

  1. Talk to a Lender: It is super important to talk to a lender to find out how much house you can afford and what the best loan type for you. We have a list of great lenders to choose from so for help finding one click here.

  2. Meet with an Agent: You will want a dedicated buyers agent to help you through the process. Let them know the type of home you are looking for and keep an open line of communication sometimes you might find the home online and sometimes they might suggest it to you. The great thing about having a buyers agent is that they can get you into any property on the market and help you get the information you need to make that decision.

  3. Pick a Home: Once you have picked a home your agent will help you negotiate the price and terms. Your agent will then guide you through the process of inspections and due diligence. This is often the most stressful part of the deal so knowing that going in will make it easier to get through it.

Hopefully by following these steps your buying experience will be a positive one and will help get you to your end goal of being a homeowner. To get started check out our list of agents and start a conversation with one of them. They will be happy to get you pointed in the right direction and on the path to homeownership. 

Hickory Real Estate Group is a full service real estate company located in Hickory North Carolina.  We serve Hickory, Newton, Conover, Granite Falls, Hudson, Lenoir, Mountain View, Lake Rhodhiss, and Lake Hickory.

We offer knowledge, personal attention and communication that is needed for a smooth home buying experience. Just call or email us and you will see how quickly we respond to your needs.

We work hard to give our clients the best possible real estate experience and we want to work to get your business. You’ll see our work ethic and efficiency is second to none.

Whatever your real estate needs call for we can help.  SEARCH NOW!

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Kathleen Kelly

I am a Broker/Owner and the Chief Operations Manager of Hickory Real Estate Group. We are proud to say that our firm is the largest independent real estate company in our market. We started the compa....

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