THE BUYING PROCESS

Buying a house can be one of the most exciting and frustrating events in your life. Trying to find a place that you want to commit to is a big decision, but Ina has steps to make it as painless as possible. She is available to you every step of the way. Take a look below for details on her process. 

PHASE ONE: THE SEARCH

Initial Consultation with Ina: determine your needs and wants.

Contact a Mortgage Specialist to get Pre-Qualification: Get approved. Know your parameters. Review costs (PTT, home inspection, legal fees, closing costs).

Begin the Search: You will receive an email the minute a suitable property comes up, based on your pre-programmed preferences. Contact Ina’s team as soon as you see a property you like and arrange a time to view.

Tour homes that best meet your needs.


PHASE TWO: THE OFFER

You found the one – Make an offer! Negotiations can take as little as a few hours or can continue for a few days with counters.


PHASE THREE: THE SALE

Offer Accepted - Subject Removal Period: Subjects typically include home inspection,  financing approval, reviewing of strata documents (if applicable), review of Title and Property Disclosure Statement.

Subject Removal: Once all conditions are met, sign off to remove subjects and the contract becomes firm. Submit deposit by bank draft.


PHASE FOUR: AFTER THE SALE

Book Lawyer/ Notary: Contact Lawyer/ Notary (usually meet 2 weeks prior to completion to sign documentation).

Plan Movers: Ina will advise and assist you in planning the moving process

Completion Day: The day your lawyer send funds and title transfers. Make sure your home insurance begins on this day.

Possession Day: Moving Day - welcome to your new home!

Ina’s Follow–Up: Ina follows up day 1, 3 and 30 days after possession.  Ina is available for any real estate needs or concerns as a lifetime client.










Get In Touch

Ina Ervin

Phone: 778-863-2552

Email

Office Info

Coldwell Banker Prestige Realty

102 - 310 Esplanade East  North Vancouver,  BC 
V7L 1A4
 

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