You can just have fun visiting open houses when you’re not ready to buy Santa Cruz real estate. But get serious and shop like a pro when the time is right for you to buy.
Here are tips that’ll have you shopping like a real estate pro at the next open house you attend:
- Preview the Santa Cruz real estate online: Don’t waste your time attending open houses for properties that don’t meet your minimum requirements.
- Remove the emotion: Professional real estate investors
and agents don’t allow emotions or gut feelings to determine which property
they should buy. Instead, focus on the facts and figures.
- Dig deep: Don’t fall for the fresh coat of paint and new carpeting. Peel back those layers to see what condition the home
is in. Open under-sink