Q: I am ready to buy a home, what should I do?

A: Buying a new home is fun and exciting; however there are several important factors that you need to be educated about in order to move forward.  Contact me directly by phone at 310-905-7877 and I can go over the process.

 

Q: I am ready to sell my home, what should I do?

A: Great, contact me directly by phone at 310-905-7877 and we can setup a time to meet to discuss the next steps.

 

Q: I want to buy a home, how much can I afford?

A: Before you start looking for a home to buy, you need know how much you can afford.  In order to do that you should meet with a lender who can pre-approve you based on several documents that you provide him.  This includes your W2, Credit Score, Tax Statement, and Bank Records.  Once the lender reviews this information he or she will tell you how much of a loan you would be approved for your home purchase.  If you would like a referral for a lender please contact me at 310-905-7877.

 

Q: What are the closing costs for buying a home?

A: In Los Angeles if you were getting a loan, the average closing cost is approximately 1.5% of the purchase price.

 

Q: What are the closing costs for selling a home?

A: In Los Angeles the closing costs for selling a home is approximately 1.5% of the sale of the home plus the commission to your real estate agent.

 

Q: How do I search for a home to buy?

A: The best and most accurate resource for searching a home is the MLS.  The MLS has the most up to date information about all homes in Los Angeles.  You can search the MLS on this website by clicking the top link called “MLS Search”.  If you would like to me to setup a specific search criteria from the MLS please call me at 310-905-7877 and I can setup a search for you.