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TOPTEN New Homes

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20 Reasons You Should Buy A New Home:

  1. It’s fun, you get to design it and it’s under warranty
  2. Floor plan is designed for your family and lifestyle
  3. Everything is new, never used and picked by you
  4. More energy efficient saves thousands over time
  5. New homes cost less to run and maintain
  6. Renewable energy options like solar
  7. Community amenities
  8. Superior safety codes and design
  9. Advanced technology and energy saving appliances
  10. Better paints, cabinets and materials for more healthy home
  11. Hot new trends available
  12. Quicker appreciation over the first five years
  13. Special new home neighborhood friendships
  14. Special financing incentives
  15. Builders must be licensed, boned and insured
  16. Frame and final walk-through
  17. Periodic inspections and code checks
  18. Builder has a complete team of professionals
  19. No clouds or liens on the title
  20. Friends, family and co-workers can help

Glossary Of Terms For The Real Estate Industry

Below are some terms and their meaning, you may often hear in the real estate industry.

Agent
An authorized person who manages or transacts business for another. Laws governing real estate–especially relating to agents–vary considerably from state to state. While some standardization has been achieved, it is best to check the particulars in each state.

Buyer Agent
An agent who represents the buyer in a real estate transaction. A buyer agent may be paid by the buyer, seller, or listing agent at closing, provided all parties consent.

Dual Agent
An agent representing both parties in a transaction. In almost every state, dual agency is illegal and unethical without the written consent of both the buyer and the seller.

Listing Agent
The agent who represents the seller.

Selling Agent
The agent who obtains a buyer. A selling agent may represent the buyer, or