Over the past decade or so I have heard many comments from buyers about the process of buying a home in Florida. The one I have heard most often from folks relocating to Florida, especially from other states, has been "That's not how we do it at home."
Real estate markets are local - even within the same County. In the case of buying a new home a local expert will be able to quickly identify the products available in the marketplace (including new construction/builders).
Real estate processes are local - even within the same Country. Your local expert has a network of providers who will likely be involved in the process of buying a house or condo (buyers are certainly free to choose their own providers). Still, when one is relocating from another area it is nice to have someone who can point one in the direction of providers to consider such as inspection companies, mortgage lenders, insurance providers, etc.
When you decide to buy a home in Florida one of the first steps is contact a local real estate agent who has experience in the process and knowledge of your target area.
If you are considering a move to Viera, Rockledge or Melbourne, Florida call me at 321-693-3850.
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