In what area would you like to live?
Is it important to you to be near schools? Shopping? Work ?
Do you have a preferred architectural style ?
How many bedrooms and bathrooms best suit your needs ?
Is privacy important, or would some friendly neighbors be OK ?
PREFERRED COUNTRY PROPERTIES is a full-service real estate brokerage located in the beautiful Hudson Valley. We specialize in Columbia County, but have access to all listings within the Capital Region. We offer exceptional knowledge and insight so our clients can be assured they are receiving the utmost professional service contoured to their needs.
What You Should Do First When Buying:
Pull a credit report on yourself and make sure the information is accurate.
If you find errors, as often occurs, take steps to correct them as soon as possible.
Start your home search on our website to acquaint yourself with our market.
Familiarize yourself with areas by driving-by listings and schools. It costs nothing to look, and there's nothing like firsthand impressions.
Tips To Home-Ownership:
1) DON'T incur any new or additional debt.
2) Start saving money. You will need cash on hand for a down-payment and closing costs.
3) Pay off as much current debt as you can afford – and DON'T apply for new credit lines.
4) Make NO major purchases on credit - that furniture or car will be even more attractive at your new address!
Why Contacting PREFERRED COUNTRY PROPERTIES Is Your Best First Move:
IT'S FREE. Buyers pay nothing for agent representation.
We can help you determine how much you can afford to buy.
We know our market "like the back of our hands", and can locate a property ideal to your needs.
We have the resources and connections to arrange multiple showings for you in one outing, versus you having to locate all homes, contact and meet with numerous agents on their schedules.
We have access to ALL details of a property listed for sale. The public is not privy to all available information posted online. Listings may have multiple offers, deadlines by which offers can be received, or financing and major repair requirements NOT posted to the public.
We will lead you through the contract phase and make sure deadlines are met by coordinating efforts with mortgage professionals, attorneys, appraisers and the title company.
We know the entire house buying process and have the expertise to ease you through every step: from locating a home, to writing and submitting an offer, negotiating the best price, attending inspections, and ultimately attending Closing with you!