Multiple Listing Service is a computerized information network that contains virtually
all the homes listed for sale through all realty companies. When you hire an agent
to sell your home, that agent will contact the MLS and "list" the home
into the database, entering the data about the price, number of bedrooms, location,
When you contact an agent to
buy a home that agent will access the MLS in search for a home that meets your
needs. He will then give you a choice of multiple houses to look at.
is a closing?
is the date the buyer, seller and the lender agree to meet and legally transfer
the property and disperse all the funds.
much home can I afford?
Typical mortgage requirements say that if you have an average debt load, you can
obtain a mortgage between two and three times your annual income.
is an appraisal?
an estimate of the value of the property you intend to buy or refinance.
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