Making an Offer

Once you've found your ideal house, it's time to get started with the financial and contractual side of the purchase. Let your CENTURY 21® Action Realtor guide you through this process.

Multiple offers on the same home are not uncommon, so you may only get one chance to make an offer that the seller will consider. That's why it's important to think carefully about your strategy. If you have any personal interaction with the homeowner, avoid sharing any information about your move, your current housing status, financial status or your feelings about their property - positive or negative. This could work against you in future negotiations.

You and the seller have different goals, so it's important to consult with your Realtor. He or she can bring order to the process, and will know what questions to ask to help you reach a desirable outcome.