Useful Information for Buyers, Sellers and Home Owners: Buying Your Home
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  HOW TO BUY
Appraisals & Market Value
Escrow & Closing Costs
Finding the Right Home
Home Inspections & Warranties
Insurance
Lease Options
Making an Offer

Negotiating and Closing a Good Deal
 
> Is a low offer a good idea?
> What contingencies should be put in an offer?
> How is the price set?
> Is there a secret to good negotiating?
> Are low-ball offers advisable?
> Are interest rates negotiable?
> Can you buy homes below market?
> Can you negotiate the price on new homes?
> Who gets the furnishings when a home is sold?
> What do you think of get-rich-quick real estate schemes?
> What is the best time to buy?
> What are some tips on negotiation?
> Do I need an attorney when I buy a house?
> What repairs should the seller make?
> How much does my real estate agent need to know?
> What is the difference between list price, sales price and appraised value?
> What is the first step to buying a home?
> Should I include an inspection contingency in my offer?
Property Taxes
Tax Considerations
  WHERE & WHAT TO BUY
Condominiums & Townhomes
Fixer-Uppers
Foreclosures
New Homes & Vacation Homes
Tenants-In-Common and Co-ops
What You Can Afford
Whom to Contact (Where & What to Buy)
 
Real Estate Q & A 2007 InMan News Features