For Buyers

buying a home is a
significant and exciting decision

Finding and buying a home is a significant and often stressful time. From making an offer to closing day, CENTURY 21 ProLink will be there every step of the way!

A CENTURY 21 ProLink agent is your best resource to turn to when searching for a home. But when it’s not convenient for you to speak directly with a real estate professional, C21ProLink.com can help improve your overall home buying experience and provide the guidance to reduce stress, save time, and make you a savvy, successful consumer.

A CENTURY 21 ProLink agent is ready to make a full-time commitment to help you capitalize on current market opportunities and assist you in making an informed decision. By offering a complete suite of real estate services and expertise, we ensure that we meet our clients’ every need.

get pre-approved

Buying a property is a big step involving a substantial long-term financial commitment, so it requires a thorough assessment of what you can afford. It’s important to get pre-approved.

Credit scores affect whether you can get credit and what you pay for your mortgage loan. Lenders look at your scores all the time. Make sure your score is where you need it to be.

It is required when the borrower is making a cash down payment of less than 20 percent of the purchase price.

All banks do not offer the same rates so it is important to shop around and ask about interest rate, points and fees.

Looking for a home

The single biggest reason most people buy a home is the simple desire to own a home of their own. At the same time, homeowners accumulate wealth for the future while enjoying the benefits of a residence that they can use, improve and enjoy. What’s different is each individual’s wish list of essentials; from nearby schools to the number of bedrooms, we can help you create a comprehensive list and go from there.

A CENTURY 21 ProLink agent can help you capitalize on current market opportunities and assist you in making an informed decision to get you on your path home.

Before deciding which house to buy, think about your lifestyle, your current and anticipated housing needs, and your budget.

Use this list to determine the features of the home your CENTURY 21 ProLink agent should be looking for.

How much home can you afford? Review your income, savings, and debt to figure out how much home you can afford.

CENTURY 21 ProLink specializes in helping companies and families in their relocation needs. Information on schools, the region, transportation and more are just a few services offered by our agents.

This section will help you create a prioritized list of features to narrow your search.

Buying a home is one of the most important decision you will make. That’s why it’s in your best interest to choose an experienced real estate agent who listens to and understands your needs, and works in the area where you want to live.

Evaluating a neighborhood and surrounding areas thoroughly is essential.

Buying a home while selling an existing home has its own set of considerations; this section provides expert buying advice and can help you navigate these challenges successfully.

A CENTURY 21 ProLink agent can help you shop for a home, and compile your unique wish list to find the perfect home for you.

As an independently owned and operated CENTURY 21 office, we are dedicated to providing you with service that is professional, courteous and responsive in helping you find a property. To fulfill this commitment, we agree to provide you with the services listed in this section.

Buying 101

Buying a property is a big step involving a substantial long-term financial commitment, so it requires a thorough assessment of what you can afford.

Rely on a CENTURY 21 ProLink agent’s experience and knowledge to make a successful home buying offer.

A purchase agreement may be the trickiest aspect of your real estate transaction. Negotiating is not all luck or natural talent.

The deposit varies based on the type of property being purchased and local market conditions.

Once you and the seller have “signed on the dotted line”, there are a few more steps leading to the closing.

Hire a professional home inspector to give the house a thorough inspection and protecting your new home with home insurance is a must.

Closing and Beyond

What happens after the closing and beyond of your house? CENTURY 21 ProLink continues to provide guidance after the sale is completed.

What closing costs should you expect? There are certain standard fees accompanying closing the sale of a house.

Our home moving checklist can help you make your move much easier.  See our Moving Checklist.

A key to protecting the investment you’ve made in your home is by following a regular maintenance schedule.  See our maintenance guides on Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter Maintenance.

Have Questions?

We appreciate the opportunity to earn your business and are ready to help you with your real estate needs.