The best way to get what you want is to know what you want.

Buying a home is no different: By establishing what your goals are for purchasing your home, we can then begin to meet those goals.

It’s a good idea to create a prioritized list of features you want in your new home; you’ll quickly discover finding the right house involves striking a balance between your “must-have” real estate features, and your “nice-to-have” real estate features. Having a clear sense of your reasons for buying and understanding what you need and want in your home will help you choose the right property.


  • Getting Started

  • Find an experienced and knowledgeable Real Estate Broker. They will be your greatest resource.

  • Get Pre-Approved for financing. This is an important first step.

  • Prioritize your needs vs. wants

  • Do your homework:

    • Determine what you are looking for

    • Drive through neighbourhoods and look at styles, location and yard sizes.

    • When you find one you like, share that with me.

    • I will coordinate a home tour for you after we’ve done our homework!

  • When you find the “one” be prepared to write an offer

  • Get your home inspected

  • If financing is involved, it will be appraised

  • Preparing for the move

  • Utilities

  • Children’s records and pet vet records

  • Post Office for change of address

  • Packing

  • Garage sale

  • Moving day!