How to Write an Offer with Your Lakeland FL Sandpiper Golf Homes Agent

After choosing the home of your dreams, the next thing to do is discuss the purchase offer with your real estate broker in Lakeland 55+ communities so you can immediately submit it to the seller. A well written offer would undoubtedly please a seller and would increase your chances of owning the home. Listed below are some of the tips real estate agents share when writing effective offers.

If you want to make an offer for your dream Lakeland FL Sandpiper Golf home for sale, then these are great tips for you!

  1. Finalize the purchase offer amount

Simply put, you have to know how much you are actually willing to pay. This is inconsideration of all the factors you have encountered. Be careful not to write extremely low ball offers that may just insult the seller. Seek the guidance of your Lakeland FL real estate broker before submitting an offer.

  1. Detail the financing

Another part of the purchase offer which cannot be missed is the detail on how the home is supposed to be paid. This means being clear with the financing you will be using to pay the home. It is important to have pre-approval for a mortgage so you can be confident on this area.

  1. Include your down payment

Down payment is usually the ready cash paid by the buyer upfront upon or even before making an offer. Down payment shows that a buyer is actually capable and serious in securing the home they found in

  1. Put in the earnest money deposit

Also called the good faith deposit, this is the sum necessary to be deposited prerequisite to having an agreement about the home. This can shoo away non-serious buyers of the home who are not willing to cash out, mostly because initial deposits can actually be retained by the seller under some circumstances.

  1. Determine and include other terms

A purchase offer also needs to have the details on the terms of cancellation, expiration of offer, who should settle the closing costs, inspections and repairs to be performed, settling disagreements, and schedule of when the property will be officially under your name. These details are crucial to be discussed with your Lakeland FL Sandpiper golf homes agent.

An offer must be well written and must satisfy all the requirements. Forms may vary per state but rest assured that your Lakeland 55+ communities real estate broker can surely help you settle and prepare every needful thing.

Call me, Petra Norris, at (863) 619-6918 or send me an email at if you’re looking for a Lakeland Florida real estate agent with superior local knowledge, experience, professionalism, integrity, and personal service to help you sell or buy Lakeland 55+ Community homes for sale or Sandpiper Golf homes for sale.

Petra Norris, REALTOR®…

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