Four Advantages to Buying a Home in the Spring
Spring has officially sprung. The weather is changing and so is the real estate market. Believe it or not, there are several advantages to buying a home in the spring.
Here are four advantages to buying a home in the spring:
Inventory is Up
Now that spring is here, more people are choosing to put their houses on the market. That means a lot more inventory to choose from. Although this is an advantage, you should take steps to keep yourself from getting overwhelmed. Ask your Synergy Realty Network realtor to put you on an email list that keeps you updated on homes in your price range and location. Avoid anything that doesn’t meet your criteria or is out of your financial range.
House Hunting is Better with Nice Weather
This one is a no brainer. Now that the temperatures are rising (and the sun is out more), house hunting will be a much more enjoyable experience. It will be easier to spend a day house hunting with sunshine and warm weather!
There are More Open Houses
Now that inventory is up, there are more open houses to visit on the weekends. Check listings to see open houses in your desired area and plan to spend a Saturday or Sunday hitting as many as you can.
You’ll Have More Financial Leeway
Now that the holidays are over and winter expenses are diminishing, you have a little more leeway in your finances. This probably won’t change your price range but it will make it easier to pay for things you want like upgrades, inspections, movers, etc.
Spring may be the best option for you to purchase a house. If it sounds like it is, call your Synergy Realty Network agent today and they’ll help you get started.