So you are thinking of buying a home in the Saskatoon or surrounding area real estate market? There are a lot of things to consider before making one of the largest purchases and investments of your life. For some people this can be an overwhelming decision and often people don’t know all of the facts to base their decision on. The following information will help you understand some of the basics when trying to decide whether to buy an existing or new Saskatoon home. If you are on the fence or have questions around anything about the Saskatoon or surrounding area real estate market, please contact me. I will be more than happy to answer any questions.

Why Should You Buy A Home?

Buying vs renting is often the debate for first time home buyers in Saskatoon. In this section you will see the pros and cons of both so that you can make an informed decision about what is right for you and for your situation.

Should You Invest In Real Estate?

Real estate has proven to be one of the best forms of investing in history. Whether you are investing in your own future with a home for you and your family or you are purchasing properties as investments in Saskatoon this section outlines the pros of investing in real estate in Saskatoon.

First Time Home Buyers

Many first time home buyers have a hard time getting started in the Saskatoon and surrounding real estate market. It can be overwhelming, exciting and scary. There are different programs for different situations and I can put you in touch with mortgage brokers in Saskatoon who can figure out what will work best for you. Once you have that set up we can start looking at homes for sale. This section outlines the steps you need to follow as a first time home buyer in Saskatoon.

How To Choose A Real Estate Agent

Different Saskatoon real estate agents have different approaches in working with buyers. You will hit it off with some real estate agents better than you will with others as it is a relationship. This section will help you discover what characteristics you should be looking for when choosing your one dedicated Saskatoon REALTOR® to help you purchase your home.

Why Choose Kari To Buy?

Kari has been in the business since 2007 and has successfully helped several hundred people purchase homes in Saskatoon and surrounding area. This section will outline my experience in the industry as well as my approach when working with buyers.

Mortgage 101

Confused by terms such as ‘amortization’, ‘principle’, ‘term’ etc? Don’t worry! This section will help explain these in a way that you can understand but don’t worry as you have a team of professionals on your side to help you along the way.

How To Prepare To Buy A Home

There are many things to consider when you are starting to get ready to buy a home in Saskatoon and surrounding area and an order in which to do them. This section will go over the best order to do things to avoid any unnecessary setbacks or surprises.