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Buying a home should be a fun, exciting experience, one that ends with you moving into your dream residence. However, problems sometimes can arise that prevent you from accomplishing your ultimate goal.

No homebuyer should be left in the dark, especially when it comes to navigating a competitive real estate market. Lucky for you, we're here to help you kick off your homebuying journey on the right foot.

Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you launch a successful homebuying journey.

1. Know Your Homebuying Budget

You know that you'd like to buy a house, but how much can you afford to pay for a residence? With a homebuying budget in place, you can determine exactly what you can afford.

Getting pre-approved for a mortgage enables you to enter the real estate market with a budget in hand. Many credit unions and banks are available nationwide, and each lender is happy to provide details about a wide range of mortgage options. That way, you can select a mortgage that matches your finances perfectly.

Also, don't forget to consider the costs of utilities when you budget for a home. And if you need to commute to work or school, you may want to consider your transportation expenses as well.

2. Examine the Housing Market

The housing market usually features a large collection of high-quality houses. Take a look at some of the houses that are currently available, and you can better plan for your homebuying journey.

For example, if there is an abundance of homes available in a city or town where you'd like to live, now may prove to be the ideal time to enter the real estate market. The sheer volume of residences indicates a buyer's market may be in place, so you might be able to boost your chances of acquiring an exceptional house at a budget-friendly price.

On the other hand, if homes are selling quickly in a particular area, it likely means a seller's market is in place. As such, you will need to be aggressive if you want to secure your dream residence at an affordable price.

3. Consult with a Real Estate Agent

The homebuying journey can be daunting, particularly for those who are interested in purchasing a house for the first time. Fortunately, a real estate agent can help you seamlessly navigate the homebuying journey.

A real estate agent possesses comprehensive housing market experience. He or she can share real estate insights with you to ensure you can purchase a great house that meets or exceeds your expectations.

Furthermore, a real estate agent will keep you up to date about new properties, set up home showings and negotiate with home sellers on your behalf. And if you ever have concerns or questions, a real estate agent can respond to them immediately.

Ready to make your homeownership dreams come true? Use the aforementioned tips, and you can enter the real estate market as an informed homebuyer.



127 Blanan Dr, Chicopee, MA 01020

Single-Family

$299,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Amazing home in sought after Burnett Road area, move right into this gem! Everything has been done for you! Remodeled open floor plan kitchen with granite counter tops, large island and stainless steel appliances with a nice sized separate dining room. Living room has new hardwood flooring, fireplace with sliders to the backyard! Bathroom is remodeled with an oversized bathtub and crown molding. Partially finished basement is ideal for entertaining with laminate flooring. Brand new furnace and central air installed in 2019! Updated roof windows and siding to complete this home in this well established neighborhood. Oversized garage with workshop. Conveniently located to all major highways, shopping and restaurants. All Covid-19 guidelines, rules and regulations Please. Open House Sunday 1/17 from 12-2!
Open House
Saturday
January 16 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
SELLER SAYS SELL! Move in ready! Make this your starter home or retirement home! Kim Glasheen B & B Real Estate 413-575-3853
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127 Blanan Dr, Chicopee, MA 01020

Single-Family

$299,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Amazing home in sought after Burnett Road area, move right into this gem! Everything has been done for you! Remodeled open floor plan kitchen with granite counter tops, large island and stainless steel appliances with a nice sized separate dining room. Living room has new hardwood flooring, fireplace with sliders to the backyard! Bathroom is remodeled with an oversized bathtub and crown molding. Partially finished basement is ideal for entertaining with laminate flooring. Brand new furnace and central air installed in 2019! Updated roof windows and siding to complete this home in this well established neighborhood. Oversized garage with workshop. Conveniently located to all major highways, shopping and restaurants. All Covid-19 guidelines, rules and regulations Please.
Open House
Saturday
January 16 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
SELLER SAYS SELL! Move in ready! Make this your starter home or retirement home! Kim Glasheen B & B Real Estate 413-575-3853
Cannot make the Open Houses?
Location: 127 Blanan Dr, Chicopee, MA 01020    Get Directions

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197 Locust St, Holyoke, MA 01040

Single-Family

$169,900
Price

8
Rooms
4
Beds
1/1
Full/Half Baths
Large colonial that features 4 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, large eat in kitchen, Freshly painted , new flooring, porch, walk out basement, fenced yard and so much more...porch, walk out basement and so much more...
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127 Blanan Dr, Chicopee, MA 01020

Single-Family

$299,900
Price

6
Rooms
3
Beds
1
Baths
Amazing home in sought after Burnett Road area, move right into this gem! Everything has been done for you! Remodeled open floor plan kitchen with granite counter tops, large island and stainless steel appliances with a nice sized separate dining room. Living room has new hardwood flooring, fireplace with sliders to the backyard! Bathroom is remodeled with an oversized bathtub and crown molding. Partially finished basement is ideal for entertaining with laminate flooring. Brand new furnace and central air installed in 2019! Updated roof windows and siding to complete this home in this well established neighborhood. Oversized garage with workshop. Conveniently located to all major highways, shopping and restaurants. All Covid-19 guidelines, rules and regulations Please.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses

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