The Smart Way to Buy a House is a MUST READ for anyone planning to buy a house. First-time buyers, repeat buyers and even real estate agents will benefit from the tips given here. Go through the house-buying process without looking stupid, being a jerk or needing marriage counseling! Filled with real-life examples and light-hearted stories, this book makes it easy to understand the process and make smart decisions. It offers advice on how to find your next house, how to negotiate the best deal you can and how to avoid the mistakes many buyers make that cost them time, money and happiness. The book takes you through the entire buying process: -How to work with real estate agents -Tips on getting financing -House-hunting etiquette -Writing an offer -What happens after the offer is accepted -Handling the closing -And, Checklists to keep you organized If your goal is to buy a house, get a good deal and enjoy the process, this book will help you succeed.
Julie Eickhoff was a REALTOR(r) for over a decade licensed in Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota, holding an Associate Broker's license. She was a Certified Residential Specialist, Accredited Buyer's Representative, and Accredited Home Staging Specialist.