Smart buyers gain an edge by selecting an agent *before* they start shopping for homes. That way, you’ll have a skilled professional at your side, helping you navigate the process. But how do you find the right agent?

Buying a house is a significant commitment. It requires investing virtually all your savings and anchoring yourself to a particular community. It’s a decision driven by numerous financial factors—both personal and broader economic issues—as well as emotional considerations. If you’re on the fence, these questions may help you sort out several of the most important financial factors.

First impressions matter. Your front door often creates a lasting impression on your visitors, on your neighbors, and even on you. Why not let that impression be stylish and impactful? There are many options to choose from!