Buying a Home
Charlotte Homes For Sale
Do you just want to browse Charlotte homes for sale in the area? Take your time familiarizing yourself with the Charlotte real estate market. And contact our sales professionals if you have any questions.
Charlotte Buyers Resources
Buying a home – whether it’s your first or your 21st – is a very detailed and complex transaction. The process of buying a home entails many steps from determining what you need to have (and want to have) in a home, to writing an offer to purchase, to making sure that everything falls into place as it should and the deal concludes with a successful closing. We’ve provided some information here to help guide you on this exciting venture. Before you begin, you may want to read about Buyer’s Agents and Seller’s Agents.
And then you may want to download this list of questions to ask potential Realtors® to determine the best one for you. Of course you’ll want to work with the best – Top Charlotte Agent. We cover all the details.
Once you’ve chosen a Realtor®, do you know what you are looking for in your new home? Define your ideal home with this checklist. It helps us tremendously—and speeds the process if you let us know what you “need” and “want” in a new home.
If you’re at the point of looking at homes to buy, it can become confusing. You may see several homes a day and after awhile they may all blur together. Use this handy Home Viewing Report Card to help jog your memory after a long day. Now is the time to begin gathering all of the documents you will need to apply for a mortgage. Finally, education yourself about what will happen once the contract is signed.
Charlotte Home Buyers Resources
There are several websites with amazing amounts of information about the Charlotte area. You may find some of all of these sites helpful.
CharMeck.org – this site is full of information including everything you could hope to know about the city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County. Everything from animal care to garbage to women’s resources. Charlotte Tax Records and Property Information – a separate area of the CharMeck.org site, you can research property taxes, deeds, look at maps, photos, and generally get lost here for a while. Charlotte Area Schools – we keep a current list of public, private, and charter schools, universities, for the Charlotte area and surrounding counties on our site. Charlotte Chamber of Commerce – information about Charlotte’s economic climate, business opportunities, quality of life and more. Walk Score – this unique site offers their view on how ‘walkable’ an address may be. Prefer to leave your car at home? This site can help you achieve that goal. Drive Score - and for those of you who couldn’t care less about walking, this site will offer a score on how accessible a neighborhood is via car.
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