Basic 10 Step Process for Buying a Hawaii Home


Basic 10 Step Hawaii Home Buying Process

  1. Figure Out Your Budget – Pick something you are comfortable with, you don’t want to overwhelm yourself.
  2. Get Pre-Qualified – Choose a lender (contact me for recommendations), it will put you in a stronger negotiation position.
  3. Choose a Realtor – They can help you find properties that fit your wants and needs (location, price point, beach access!)
  4. ResearchCreate a saved search on Hawaii Life to keep you updated with properties.
  5. View Homes – Share homes with your Realtor – tell them your likes and dislikes.
  6. Make an Offer – You and your Realtor will review recent comparable sales.
  7. Open Escrow – Begin the the process of closing your transaction by meeting deadlines as outlined in the contract.
  8. Due Diligence – Review sellers documents and have your own inspections so that you are clear about what you are purchasing.
  9. Finalize Lending Agreements – Understand your loan terms and sign your closing papers.
  10. Move In – The best part! Drop your stuff off and head to the beach…SURFS UP!
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