How are you going to select a Redwood Shores Realtor?

Every Realtor will tell you why they're the best, so how do you decide that you're buying real estate in Redwood Shores with the right Realtor? In this market, you need to make the right choice if you're going to find the rare deals, and beat other buyers to the punch.

So What Makes Barbara Stogner Different?

Our clients understand that no one knows Redwood Shores like a lifetime resident of the peninsula. We've been here for a long time and know the ins and outs of every neighborhood.

Choose Barbara Stogner as your realtor because, unlike so many brand new Realtors that have joined the rush, we've been providing the best service to our clients for over 25 years. We know a lot of people, and often get in on properties that are never listed in the MLS.

Choose Barbara Stogner because we're experienced negotiators. We know how to make deals on terms that are most favorable to our clients.

Mostly, though, our clients know that because we listen to your needs first, what you end up with is the home of your dreams. Are you searching for a waterfront estate or a walk to the best schools? Or are you looking for your first condo, or a new Redwood Shores home?

In this market, too often buyers are pressured to grab the first deal that comes up. But we know that your long term happiness requires more careful consideration of all the options, and we're not afraid to walk you through them until you're satisfied. When, years from now, we hear that our clients are thrilled with their choice - we know we've done our job.

A Few Tips On How To Buy Redwood City California Real Estate

Are you interested in buying real estate in Redwood City, California? Want to finally become a home owner? If you answered yes to any of those questions, then keep on reading. In this article we will be looking at a few tips and guidelines to help you buy real estate to ensure that you get the best deal for your money.

The first tip is to find real estate agents and determine what is your exact budget. This means that you should go and talk to a representative at your bank to determine how much you can qualify for on a loan or mortgage. This is essential, especially if you can't buy cash. Once you determine your maximum spending limit, you should aim for a maximum budget that is a little under that upper limit.

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Next, you need to sit down and talk to your family about what you all need in a house. Of course, this should be realistic, especially keeping with your budget, and should be split between features that you need and want. For example, if you have a large family, then you will need a home with more than 2 bedrooms or bathrooms. A nice but not essential feature would be a pool or Jacuzzi. So, make sure you create that list of wants vs. needs.

Once you determine exactly what you want in a home, the next step is to start looking. You can look for properties on your own through the newspaper classified ads, online, using MLS, community forums etc. Alternatively, you could hire a real estate management agency (see: Red Hawk P.M.) to help you look for a home within your budget with the amenities that you want. Of course, when you hire a real estate agent, you will have to pay them a commission, but this is a small cost to pay for the service they provide. Additionally, when you hire a real estate agent, they will have access to a much wider range of properties than you would as well as properties that are not openly advertised.

Lastly, make sure that you take your time when visiting potential properties and really consider each one. This is not a rushed process, so take your time.

In closing, when it comes to buying real estate for yourself, your family or just to be a landlord for managing properties, it will take some time before you find your dream property. However, if you persevere, I am certain you will find an amazing house to call your new home.


Barbara Stogner has been buying and selling Redwood City real estate for people
like you for over 25 years.
But what really distinguishes her is more than accolades and numbers. (read more)




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