The first time you see home purchase documents, it can be overwhelming. We’ll discuss common documents so you’ll be more comfortable when you write an offer.
Chapter Overview: A Peek at the Paperwork
The paperwork doesn’t have to be intimidating if you take it one step at a time. The lessons in this chapter, along with your Buyer’s Agent, will take the mystery out of the forms you’ll need to buy your new home.
Escrow is one of the only neutral parties involved in the sale of a home. They hold onto any deposits or funds and handle the details of closing the transaction.
Most states require sellers to provide you with some form of property disclosure telling you about serious defects that they know of in the home and property.