It's time to buy.

So, you’ve made the decision to buy in Southern California.  In today’s market you need to be prepared before you step out into the wild. That means finding yourself a capable and efficient Realtor that understands the market whether you’re searching for a primary residence or an income property.  At BRE we pride ourselves in listening intently to our clients to fully understand their needs in order to clearly define the most beneficial path to find what they’re looking for.  We understand you have your unique goals and you need a team to guide you through each step of the process.  We offer sage advice that comes from knowing the ins and outs of the industry through years of experience.  Our goal is to have you not only end up with the ideal property but to walk away with a great experience.


Getting Pre-Approved.

By providing us with some basic information about your income, savings, and debt, we can assist you in getting pre-approved by a reputable lender. The lender will then go over your financing options, what monthly payment amount you can afford, and what you can expect for down payment requirements and closing costs.


Choosing a Home.

For most buyers, choosing a home is an emotional process. We will assist you by offering objective information about each property you look at. From local community information like schools and zoning to home-specific details like condition and amenities, we will help you find exactly what you’re looking for.


Making an Offer.

Once you’ve found your home we will research recent comparable sales of similar homes in the area to help determine a fair selling price. Based on those comparable sales, as well as other factors like inspections and repairs, we will help you structure an offer and negotiate to get the very best deal possible.


Closing.

Closing doesn’t have to be a complicated process. Escrow handles the details of the closing according to the contract we’ve negotiated for you to ensure that everything goes smoothly.


Interview an Agent, and ask:

  • Who are you and who is on your team?

  • What is your experience level as a Realtor?

  • When did you get started in real estate?

  • Where do you specialize?

  • Why are you in real estate?

  • How can you help me accomplish my goals?