Buying a Home in Puget Sound, WA
Finding and purchasing a home that will meet your needs is a significant and often stressful time. Our goal is to make the process of owning a new home as smooth as possible!
We've created the most comprehensive buyer's guide in Puget Sound and the links below are the foundation on which you can learn what you can do to make it as easy as possible to own the home of your dreams!
Steps to Buying a Home in Puget Sound
Step 1: Hire a REALTOR®
Step 3: Get Preapproved for Mortgage
Step 5: Get Your Down Payment Ready
Step 6: Find the Home of Your Dreams
Step 7: Schedule a Time for Showings
Step 8: Make an Offer
Step 9: Review Seller's Disclosure
Step 10: I Have an Accepted Offer, Now What?
Step 11: Schedule the Home Inspection
Step 13: Schedule the Side Sewer Inspection
Step 14: Schedule the Septic Inspection
Step 16: Read the Inspection Report
Step 17: Review Supplementary Documents
Step 18: Don't Spend Extra Money
Step 19: Give Notice to Your Landlord
Step 21: The Appraisal
Step 22: Hire Movers and Start Packing
Step 23: Hook Up Your Utilities
Step 24: Set Up Homeowner's Insurance
Step 25: Do You Want a Home Warranty?
Step 26: Secure Your New Home
Step 27: What is Clear to Close?
Step 28: Attend the Walk Through
Step 29: Wire Your Down Payment
Step 30: Attend Closing
Step 31: Wrapping Things Up
As always, if you would like us to answer any questions about this process, please don't hesitate to drop us a line via the form below! One of the Puget Sound Real Estate Team Members will be more than happy to answer your questions!