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Hatteras Island, NC Home Buyers FAQ's

Answering Your Hatteras Island, NC Home Buying Questions

Buying a Hatteras Island, NC home is both thrilling and a bit unnerving, especially if you're a first-time home buyer. Both experienced home buyers and first-time buyers alike will benefit from the frequently asked questions below. Before you begin your Hatteras Island, NC home search, it is recommended that you prepare yourself for the journey by educating yourself. This will ensure you are a knowledgeable home buyer prepared to make a confident home buying decision.

Q - I've never purchased a home before.  Where should I begin?

A - You've already started the process. Fact-finding and reading articles is a great way to become a smart consumer. The highest priorities to focus on before you begin searching for specific areas, neighborhoods, or homes would be to:

  • Familiarize yourself with your personal finances.
  • Learn about the Hatteras Island, NC real estate market.
  • Carefully review your budget and begin to eliminate as much debt as possible.
  • Have a down payment and earnest money ready when the time comes to act and make your offer.

Your next step is to contact us. As your home buying specialists, we'll protect your interest and manage the details of the real estate transaction on your behalf to your complete satisfaction. For more experienced buyers, a little brush up on the real estate process wouldn't be a bad idea. Of course, you'll need a really sharp Hatteras Island, NC real estate team to protect your interests too!

Q - Which Hatteras Island Village should I buy in?

A - There are seven villages located on Hatteras Island (Rodanthe, Waves, Salvo, Avon, Buxton, Frisco, and Hatteras) each with their own unique characteristics. Our advice is to visit each of the villages, drive or walk around, and consider which one may be the best fit for you and your family. You may also find more information about each of the villages under the area section of this website.

Q- Are furnishing included?

A- In most cases personal property, including furniture, transfers with a separate "bill of sale" for $1. Often some personal items such as family portraits do not convey.  

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Are you ready to schedule your home buying consultation?  If so, contact us today and together we will review your needs and your budget to help you find the right Hatteras Island, NC home for you!

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