These Exclusive Buyer's Agents spend 100% of their time working for home buyers. They are full-time professional real estate agents with the specialized knowledge needed to properly represent home buyers.
Fairway & Isle - Bald Head Island
Bald Head Island, Calabash, Holden Beach, Ocean Isle Beach, Southport, Sunset Beach, Carolina Shores, Caswell Beach, Oak Island, Shallotte, St. James.
Carolina Buyer's Agent - Charlotte
Charlotte, Matthews, Pineville, Lake Wylie, Lake Norman, Huntersville, Cornelius, Davidson, and Rock Hill, South Carolina.
Burhans Buyers' Realty LLC - Greenville
Greenville, Washington, Winterville, Farmville, Ayden, Wilson.
Just for Buyers Realty Inc. - Wilmington, Kure Beach
Wilmington, Kure Beach, Carolina Beach, Wrightsville Beach, Hampstead, Porters Neck, Leland.
Buyers Advantage Group Realty LLC - Raleigh
Alamance County: Alamance, Altamahaw, Burlington, Elon, Elon College, Glen Raven, Graham, Green Level, Haw River, Mebane, Ossipee, Rock Creek, Saxapahaw, Snow Camp, Swepsonville
Durham County: Bahama, Duke, Duke University, Durham, Eno Valley, North Durham, Research Triangle Park, Rougemont, Shannon Plaza
Franklin County: Bunn, Franklinton, Louisburg, Youngsville
Harnett County: Angier, Buies Creek, Bunnlevel, Cameron, Coats, Dunn, Erwin, Kipling, Lillington, Mamers, Olivia
Granville County: Bullock, Butner, Creedmoor, Northside, Oxford, Stem, Stovall
Johnston County: Archers Lodge, Bagley, Benson, Clayton, Emit, Four Oaks, Kenly, Micro, Middlesex, Pine Level, Princeton, Selma, Smithfield, Whitley Heights, Wilsons Mill, Wilsons Mills
Orange County: Buckhorn, Carrboro, Cedar Grove, Chapel Hill, Efland, Hillsborough, UNC A Chapel Hill Schls Adm, West Hillsborough
Wake County: Apex, Brentwood, Cameron Village, Cary, Crabtree Valley, Duncan, Duraleigh, Eagle Rock, Five Points, Fuquay Varina, Garner, Kennebec, Knightdale, McCullers, Mordecai, Morrisville, NC State University, Neuse, New Hill, North Hills, Raleigh, RDU International Airport, Rolesville, South Hills, State University, Wake Crossroads, Wake Forest, Wendell, Westgate, Wilders Grove, Willow Springs, Zebulon.
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How Much Home Should You Buy?
You may have heard a real estate Agent or someone else say, "Always buy the biggest home you can afford. It is a good investment and the larger the investment the larger the return on investment will be".
But is that good advice for you? Maybe, maybe not.
When deciding to buy a home the first thing you need to do is get a loan. Yes, get the loan before you shop for homes. The lender will give you a letter stating how the maximum amount they will lend you given your income, debts, and the amount of cash available for down payment and closing costs.
Now that you know the maximum amount you can borrow and what the monthly payment will be on that amount, ask yourself some questions about your "comfort level". We all have a different comfort level when it comes to debt.
Some things that affect each individuals comfort level are:
Do I worry a little or a lot about money I owe?
Am I comfortable that my job is secure and my income will be stable for the next few years?
Do I reasonably expect to have a considerably larger income in the near future?
Am I willing to change my lifestyle (travel less, eat out less often, keep our car for a few more years) in order to make a house payment?
Think about all of that and then decide what payment you are comfortable with. If it is the maximum amount the lender has stated, fine. But if it is less than that amount, then buy less home.
The new home should be a place of comfort, not a place to sit in and worry about how you are going to pay for it!
Besides, you can always "move up" later if you situation or comfort level changes.