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Fall is one of the most underrated and best times to be house hunting. Although this could be a hectic time with children back at school and a new year coming, this is the best time for deals! Here are some of the few reasons why you should consider house hunting during the fall season:
House hunting could be an exhausting process bouncing from showing to showing, which is why many people prefer to get this done in the spring or summer months. Working closely to the Jersey Shore brings an even greater emphasis on summertime house hunting which equates to even greater competition! Deciding to hold off the home buying process can save you time AND money!
More Motivated Sellers
Since summer is prime real estate season for buyers and sellers, many sellers may get antsy when they still haven’t accepted an offer once the season is over. This is great news for buyers! More motivated sellers means more room for negotiation and optimizing your budget for any personal touches or upgrades you were looking to make!
More Favorable Rates
During the fall, mortgage brokers and bankers tend to be more motivated to cut you a better deal. Why? Because they have business lulls and holiday bills! This means one thing for you— more affordable rates!
Summer might be winding down, but that doesn’t mean you need to throw in the house-hunting towel quite yet! Fall is the ideal time to find the best bargain and get you into your dream home faster. As an expert of the Jersey Shore, let me be your guide! Read my blog for more tips and tricks to assist you on your home search.