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Can You Improve Your Sandpiper Lakeland Fl Home For Sale Buying Power?

 

Can You Improve Your Sandpiper Lakeland Fl Home For Sale Buying Power?

Can You Improve Your Sandpiper Lakeland Fl Home For Sale Buying Power?

In the recent home market, buyers of Lakeland home for sale can now increase their buying power. Since Lakeland properties are becoming more expensive these days, buyers are becoming savvier and practical.

One way to increase your influence to the seller is to ensure that you are a highly-desirable buyer.

Get yourself pre-approved. Being financially-attractive from the seller's point of view is one of the things that can help you ace the deal. A pre-approve mortgage letter is as good as cash to the sellers. They would be gladly to negotiate their Lakeland home for sale with a highly-qualified and financially-ready buyer.

Do your homework in understanding the market. You have higher chances of persuading the seller to reduce the asking price if you are aware of the sales price of comparable properties in Lakeland. If the homeowner is selling the property $30,000 higher than what is typical, your Lakeland listing agent would be able to help you convince the seller.

Offer a concession to the seller. The seller would be willing to reduce the asking price if you will offer a concession like overlooking minor repairs or agree with a sooner closing date.

Be fair and realistic. Ask for a fair discount. Don't expect the seller to reduce the asking price by 30%. Asking too much discount may break the deal.

 

A Lakeland home buyer can increase his or her leverage by becoming a competitive buyer. This season is a great time to buy a Lakeland home for sale. If you are thinking of buying a Lakeland home for sale, be sure to call Petra Norris at (863) 712-4207!

Authored by Petra Norris 

 

Petra Norris - REALTOR®, SFR
Managing Broker - CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.
 
CDV TransAtlantic Inc
(863) 619-6918
 
Lakeland Florida Home Search
 
3 commentsPetra Norris • October 28 2013 09:49AM
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