Buying isn't for everybody even though as a real estate agent I prefer working with buyers 10 to 1 over working with renters. It's not that I don't like renters, it's just that I get much more satisfaction in selling houses. There are many reasons people don't want to buy or can't buy.
There is so much information on the internet about everything you could possibly want to know. When it comes to buying a home, buyers start searching on the internet 6-8 months before they expect to be ready to buy. Buyers do not want to be stupid when it comes to buying a home.
It’s true that Belize has attracted a lot of foreign investment in recent years, especially from the U.S., Canada and Europe. The country is undergoing major progressive changes, in terms of infrastructure, facilities, etc. However, the ground realities are still to change; the high crime rate, and poor amenities for the locals is still a major challenge to overcome in most parts of this nature hugging country.
Many first time buyers do not know the steps to take to get started in finding a new home. Even those home owners that have been in their homes for several years can’t remember what to do. The good news is that with the right agent by your side the home buying process is an enjoyable experience and cankeep you together if you are a couple. It can even be fun and an adventure you will fondly remember.
After previewing a lot of homes you typically know when you have found "the one". As you walk through the property nothing changes that initial viewpoint until you notice a dark colored spot on the ceiling. Is it mold? Should you be overly concerned? Is it fixable? What do you do now?