Maybe the sugar sand and clear turquoise blue waves call to you. Perhaps it's because you want to be close to South Walton's best restaurants, like Blue Mabel and Red Fish Taco. Whatever the reason, if you've found the perfect Blue Mountain Beach property, it's time to take the next steps!
Read on for expert advice after you’ve found your new piece of paradise in Blue Mountain Beach.
Put in a competitive offer
If you’re in love with Blue Mountain Beach and its gorgeous landscape of sand dunes, lupine flowers, and exquisite coastline, chances are high that other buyers feel the same way. It’s essential to put your best foot forward with a competitive offer. Work with your trusted real estate agent to devise an offer that is competitive in the current market conditions, and be prepared to negotiate.
Be prepared for negotiation
If you’re not sure where to start, your real estate agent will be able to advise you on devising a reasonable offer, given comparable sales over the past few months. As part of the negotiation process, you can expect to discuss aspects like the purchase price, the closing date, and any repairs that need to be made. Your real estate agent will be a great resource during this process and can help you navigate the negotiation without all the stress.
From accepted offer to closing
Once your offer is accepted, there are still a few essential steps before you pack up and prepare for move-in day. Your Blue Mountain real estate agent will help you schedule a home inspection and order a title search. These are important steps in the home-buying process and will help ensure everything is in order before closing the property. The inspection is vital to ensure there are no unforeseen repair concerns you’ll need to address later. In the meantime, you should also begin getting insurance for your new home.
Closing day is when the sale is finalized, and you officially become the new owner. This is an exciting day, but it’s also essential to be prepared for any last-minute changes that could occur. At closing, you will review your Alta statement to ensure everything is as it should be, sign the paperwork, and wire your down payment and closing costs. Once everything is finalized, you will receive the keys to your new Blue Mountain Beach home! Your trusted agent will be with you every step of the way and can help answer any questions you may have.
Prepare to move
Hire a team of professionals to help you settle in
Working with a team of professionals to help you settle in will make the process much easier. They can take care of things like unpacking your boxes, hanging pictures, and setting up your furniture. They can also help you with any last-minute tasks that need to be completed.
Make it feel like home
Hoping to move to Blue Mountain Beach?
Use these tips to help you navigate the process of finding and buying a Blue Mountain Beach home. With a little bit of preparation, you will be well on your way to making this your new piece of paradise. When you’re ready, reach out to one of the experienced agents on the Live Love 30A | Destin team, brokered by Premier Property Group. This leading team ensures you, as a buyer, that you will find the perfect home and have a stress-free, smooth buying experience.
*Header photo courtesy of Live Love 30A | Destin team, brokered by The Premier Property Group