New Construction Tips Leave a reply New Construction Tips – Why should I use a Realtor? Navigating the process of purchasing and building a new home from start to finish is something that you do not want to tackle alone. Having a knowledgeable realtor at your side is always the best approach to streamline the process and help take the stress and guess work out of the challenges that arise with new construction You may be asking yourself, “Where do I begin?” I want to build and buy a new home but I am not sure of how to tackle this massive process. Here are some helpful tips of why you should have a realtor at your side at every step of the new construction process. 1. You want someone at your side that is going to be acting in your best interest to get the job done right the first time. Choose a knowledgeable agent that has new construction experience under their belt. 2. Realtor’s have an abundance of tools and knowledge at their disposal. Working with an agent can save you time and money in the long run. 3. From choosing the home site to dealing with geographic topography and zoning restrictions. Your agent can help walk you through the advantages and disadvantages of different home sites. This can help you to make informed decisions that could greatly impact your cost of the building process and future resale value of your home. 4. Having an agent at your side to guide you through the paperwork and abundance of documents that are necessary to get the job done and protect your best interest. Your realtor will help guide you from the initial point of contract to working with a design center to closing your new home at the title company. 5. Staying within your budget is often hard to do when building a new home. Your realtor can remain neutral and help you stay on task with your budget. Spending money in the right areas of finishing out your new home is key for its future resale value. 6. Who do I turn to when something goes wrong with the new construction process? Having your agent at your side is invaluable to getting the project back on track. They can work with the builder and contractors to determine the best approach to solving the problems and challenges that arise with new construction. 7. Having another set of eyes is always best. Your realtor will help you determine the best approach for getting those Third Party inspections completed. From the initial survey to foundation, frame, mechanical and final inspections knowing when to have your home inspected can save you a lot of headaches and expenses down the road. Catching a problem before it is too late is the key to a successful build. Call your Avalar New Construction Specialist today and make your real estate dreams a reality!