Research Group: Buying Tips – Merrifield Real Estate

Prepare a wish list

Make a list of the features you most desire in a property, including your ‘must have’ features such as number of bedrooms, en-suites and garage as...

Do your home work

Using your wish-list, do some investigation for yourself. Turn to the internet, newspapers or any of the real estate agent's shop-front windows or their...

Set your budget

Setting the budget for your purchase is probably one of the most important considerations to make when contemplating the purchase of a property and it...

Obtain pre-approval

Being able to tell, your real estate agent that you have pre-approval to purchase a property, is likely to show the agent that you are a genuine buyer...

Inspect properties

When you inspect a property with an agent have an open mind, try to imagine the property with your furniture and fittings rather than what the current...

Buying a property can be both an exciting and unnerving experience so it is important to take the stress out of the process.  At Merrifield Real Estate we believe that a buyer must do their research and become informed about the market as well as their own specific needs.  Although we will always be there to help you through the process, you should also ‘get self-prepared’, as you about to make a life changing decision.

Here are some of our tips to ensure that the purchase of your new property is a positive experience.