HOME BUYING PROCESS

Buying a home step 1

CONTACT YOUR AGENT


Contact your Cedar Hill Properties agent to discuss your wants, needs, and expectations. Don’t have a Realtor? Meet Our Team or call 270-422-1331.

Buying a home step 2

FINANCING / PRE-APPROVAL


A mortgage pre-approval lets you know your purchasing power for your home search and more negotiation power when submitting offers. At Cedar Hill Properties we have great local lenders to make the process easy. Get Pre-approved today!

Buying a home step 3

HOME SEARCH


Cedar Hill Properties Realtors have access to multiple MLS systems and ShowingTime enabling us to schedule and organize showings and find the homes that fit you! We are licensed in Kentucky in Indiana so we can help you find your new home anywhere in the 2 states. We have the best tools to stay up-to-date on the market:

  • Map Search – Easy to use property search filter by bedroom, bathroom, price, etc.
  • Property Alert – Set up an email-alert for new listings that meet your wants and needs.
  • My Account – Personal account to save search criteria, favorite properties, and market reports for up-to-date real estate market data.

Buying a home step 4

THE BEST FIT


After searching the market and viewing homes you’ll find the best fit for you!

Buying a home step 5

MAKE AN OFFER


Your Cedar Hill Properties Realtor will guide you to making a strong offer. Providing a strong written offer with your pre-approval letter is the recipe for success.

Buying a home step 5

NEGOTIATIONS


At this point a Cedar Hill Properties Realtor will facilitate negotiations to find a meeting-of-the-minds between the seller and buyer.

Buying a home step 7

FINALIZING THE CONTRACT


Now both the buyer and seller are in agreement. A Cedar Hill Properties Realtor will assist you in finalizying the contract and order inspections.

Buying a home step 8

CLOSING & MOVE IN


Closing day is the final meeting to sign the final paperwork and take ownership of the home with your Cedar Hill Properties Realtor by your side. Typically you will receive keys at the closing table. Remember to call utility companies, friends and family, and other entities to update them on your address.

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Dont forget to sign up for our Property Alert system to be up-to-date on exactly what homes you’re looking for!