Benefits of Working with an Experienced Buyers Agent:
- First an agent can help you determine how much you can afford when purchasing a home. They can recommend lenders and work with lenders on your behalf to pre qualify you for a loan.
- Agents have access to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) making sure that the property that you are interested in is in fact available.We understand that you can also find houses on your own by going to open houses, driving around the neighborhood and searching online but your agent is the best way to get the appointments to look at the homes you are interested in
- An experienced agent can determined and narrow your search once he learns and understands what your needs are by going through the homes and observing what your likes and dislikes are.Your agent can also answer questions about the current market conditions, interest rate, different types of loans s and other home buying issues. She can also refer you to other specialists whom you will need, including an attorney, home inspector or a lender.
- Your agent will negotiate on your behalf once we fid the perfect home and you are ready to make an offer. Your agent will help you determine exactly what you offer, not only by looking at the last sales in the neighborhood but also by the size of the lot, the upgrades of the home, the location and other factors that need to be considered, he/she will also ask for the seller’s help on closing costs and other negotiation issues. Once the offer is ready your agent will present the offer to the listing agent with out any emotions attached, making negotiations easier.
- Your agent will help you throughout the entire process, making sure that all the necessary steps are completed, such as securing a loan, talking to your attorney, getting an inspection, completing a title search, and everything else that conveys getting the home of your dreams
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Get a positive, helpful partner when buying a home:
- Trusted resource for answers about the process
- Innovative marketing strategies
- Expertise about neighborhood features
- Ability to target home searches
- Strong negotiation skills
- Support through the closing and beyond
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Looking for the right house was a process for me and my husband. We didn't have any idea that it will take us ~ 6-7 months to find the right one when we started this whole process. As newbies in the single family home scenario,we had different realtors at the start of our journey but decided to go with Ivette when we first meet her on a property visit. She responds …
-Trina Szkut , Client
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-Nick M, Client
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-Ana Nieto , Client
Ivette Hollendoner is an incredible realtor! Being a first time buyer can be a nerve wrecking time if you don’t have the right agent. Thankfully my husband and I had the BEST of the best! Ivette Hollendoner is responsive, professional, caring, smart, and hard working. She strived to meet and exceed all our expectations. She went above and beyond to help us find the …
-Laura Huerta , Client
I'm the pickiest and most difficult client Ivette has ever had. We met 7 years ago when I first started looking for a condo, and after 6-plus months looking for the perfect one, we found it, but when we made an offer, it was already under contract. Needless to say I was very dissapointed, but Ivette never gave up on me, she reached to me and offered me to keep looking, …
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