Raleigh Real Estate Services

First Time Home Buyers Guide

Thinking of buying your first home in Raleigh or the Triangle? Buying a home for the first time can be overwhelming thanks to all the tasks that need to be done, from the very beginning until the day you receive your keys.

We've sold thousands of homes and serve every corner of the Triangle. Our experience has given us a passion to serve home buyers by giving them the best tools to succeed when buying what is often their BIGGEST investment. We've also authored the Top 7 Rules for Smart Home Buyers to arm you with proven techniques to make all the right moves when buying your home. Using the "brain power" of the #1 Team in Triangle Real Estate, we will help simplify the process by breaking it down to four easy steps.

4 Simple Steps to Buying Your First Home

Step 1: Preparing, Getting Qualified & Getting Organized

The first thing we recommend for all buyers is to make sure you are qualified to purchase a home. We also recommend reviewing additional financing options that are available. You will also want to...

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Step 2: Types of Home Purchases

Now is the time to familiarize yourself with the most common types of purchases in Raleigh, Cary, and the Triangle. There are more than you might think, and it's important to determine which options are best...

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Step 3: Finding the Perfect Agent

Finding the right agent is key to ensuring a stress-free search for your dream home in the perfect Triangle location. Finding the right agent is partly a personal choice, but there are some key details to look for when searching for an agent, including...

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Step 4: Home Buying Timeline

Now that you've decided which type of home you'll be buying, it's time to establish a time frame to set appropriate expectations. Here's what you can expect to encounter along the way...

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Your Raleigh Homebuying Questions Answered

Take some time and read through the guide and really get to know the process. If you have any questions or concerns—or you're ready to get started!—feel free to contact us at any time!

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