Buying a home sight unseen? Make sure you know this first

Before making an offer, prospective buyers can do some front-end work to expedite the purchase process if they need financing.

Whether you’re looking to buy in your favorite vacation destination  or have never set foot in the area, there are resources available to  better inform your search.

Research the Neighborhood

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Find a Trusted Real Estate Agent

Without their assistance, the sight-unseen house cost could rise significantly, thanks to unforeseen repairs and upgrades.

Take a Virtual Tour

Starting with online listing photos and virtual walk-throughs is helpful to determine if a house is worth a closer look.

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A home inspector examines a house’s physical and interior structure, as  well as major systems like plumbing, HVAC, and electrical.

Touch Base After the Inspection, If You Have One


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