November 12th, 2010 3:58 PM by Karyn Smith
Set up an appointment with a mortgage broker to help you determine your purchase price. This will also give you a through understanding of the costs involved.
Determine which property best suits your needs and take the time to educate you to the different types of property that is available to you.
Show you different areas that are zoned Short Term Rental. A vacation home must be zoned (by the County) for short-term rental if you wish it to be rented out on a weekly basis.
Prepare the offer (the sales contract) to submit and guide you through this process. I can help you negotiate not just the price of your property but terms, date of possession, the inclusion of a repair amount and the time frame it must be done in.
Arrange for any inspections you require on your home, I can help assist you to locate qualified responsible professionals who will carry out these investigations and provide you with written reports.
Be your eyes and ears if you do not live in this area to help oversee every detail in the purchase contract process.