Chaim Horowitz, REALTOR®

Serving the Lakewood, Jackson, and Toms River Communities of New Jersey


Buying a Home

Your agent can help you figure out what kind of home best suits your needs. Buying a home is a big decision, and the house you choose will have a significant effect on your life.

Real estate transactions can be quite complex, and they often involve a lot of money. Your agent should guide you through the process and help you avoid costly mistakes.

Get help with your contract. Have someone to negotiate the price. Get help arranging and understanding the inspections that you require. Have everything you need for the closing. Your agent should be on your side, and by your side, from start to finish.

Steps To Buying A House

  • Determine how much you can afford.
  • Get preapproved for a mortgage.
  • Find the real estate agent that's right for you.
  • Figure out what you want and don't want in the home you are looking for.
  • Look at homes that match what you are looking for.
  • Make an offer on the home of your choice.
  • Get a home inspection.
  • Apply for your mortgage, and obtain a mortgage commitment.
  • Have the home appraised.
  • Fill out a lot of paperwork.
  • Close on the house.
  • Click Here for a more comprehensive and detailed list of steps to buying a house.

I look forward to working with you!