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5 Common First Time Home Buyer Mistakes

Buying a home is an involved process. The following tips and suggestions can help curb the mistakes some Buyers make when pursuing the purchase of property. This information is provided by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and posted by David Stewart.

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5 Common First Time Home Buyer Mistakes

1. They don't ask enough questions of their lender and end up missing out on the best deal.

2. They don't act quickly enough to make a decision and someone else buys the house.

3. They don't find the right agent who's willing to help them through the homebuying process.

4. They don't do enough to make their offer look appealing to a seller.

5. They don't think about resale before they buy. The average first-time buyer only stays in a home for four years.

Source: Real Estate Checklists and Systems, www.realestatechecklists.com.

This has been Reprinted from REALTOR® magazine (REALTOR.org/realtormag http://www.realtor.org/realtormag) with permission of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Copyright 2008. All rights reserved.

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Comment balloon 1 commentMike Mayer • September 12 2010 02:49PM

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I think it should be stressed that it is very important to make your home clean and neat, if not attractive and appealing, to potential buyers.

Posted by Jeremy Moore, www.century21.ca/jeremy.moore (Century 21 United Realty*) about 8 years ago

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