Travis County Tax Rates
Glossary of Closing Terms
Contract to Close
Steps to Buying a Home
Put your finances in order and check your credit report.
Get familiar with the mortgage industry.
Determine your wants and needs for a home.
Select a real estate agent.
Discuss financial aspects.
Start searching for a home.
Verify information regarding legal dimensions and condition of property.
Make an offer.
Negotiate, then finalize contract.
Coordinate with real estate agent, mortgage lender and title company.
Apply for mortgage.
Order Inspections: Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Environmental, Pest
Schedule movers (if needed.)
Purchase funded, contract closed.
Enjoy your new home!