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One of the most asked questions as a first time homebuyer is “where do I begin?” Do I just start looking online at houses? Do I call a Kelowna realtor? How do I know which Kelowna realtor to call? These are just some of the questions that first time homebuyers may ask before they begin the process of purchasing their first home. If you are about to be a first time homebuyer, stick around and continue reading to find out where do you begin the process of buying your first Kelowna Home.

Get Pre-Approved

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Get pre-approved for a mortgage

The very first step you as a first time homebuyer need to take in order to begin purchasing your first Kelowna is getting pre-approved! By doing this step, you know exactly what you can afford to pay for your first home. Before beginning the search, it is important to know what range you need to stay within. We have written a blog on why it is important to get pre-approved for a mortgage, check it out!

Take it slow and don’t rush it!

Finding your first Kelowna home will be a process, a long process. Do not stress out. Come to terms with the fact that this is your first home that doesn’t mean it will be your last. In fact, it probably won’t be your last. Take this process in, it is a huge step in your life purchasing your first Kelowna home. Do not rush through it. Just make sure you ask questions, ask as many questions as you want. Enjoy this amazing milestone and congratulations!

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Find a Kelowna realtor that can assist you

Find a Kelowna Real Estate Agent

Before beginning to search for your first Kelowna home, it is important to hire a Kelowna realtor. This is a completely new process for you, and you will have no idea what to expect. Hire a Kelowna realtor who has experience working with first time homebuyers. This will help you as a first time homebuyer, as they may have tools specifically for you in order to properly explain how this process will work. Check out their websites for a first time homebuyer tab. This will give you some information as to what you will be working with!

This is an exciting time for you as a first time homebuyer. Just make sure you take the necessary steps before beginning your search for your first Kelowna home. Get pre-approved, find a great Kelowna realtor and take it slow do not rush it!

If you are looking for a Kelowna realtor who actively works with first time homebuyers, contact the team at Quincy Vrecko and Associates. Buying your first home can be stressful and overwhelming and we want to ensure that this process is as smooth and stress free as possible. Call 1-778-760-2860!