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The Buying Process

Buyers, Here’s What You Need to Know We are lucky to live in such a friendly, peaceful-yet vibrant, growing community. Bismarck, Mandan & Lincoln census in 2019 was 100,098 combined. Taking that into consideration, our “big city” maintains its “small town charm”. Are you ready to tackle the task of finding your dream home? Do you know which community, area, neighborhood, subdivision is right for you? It’s important to select the right REALTOR®, one who knows our area and can help guide you through your real estate buying process. The Fettig Team is ready to help with your home search. We are familiar with the Bismarck, Mandan & Lincoln communities, have decades of experience in real estate, are skilled in relocation, and more. Search For Your Home Now, or Contact Us and let’s begin your search together!
Acquire a Needs Analysis We’ll talk to determine what you’re looking for in a new home, needs & wants. Contact Us
Pre-Qualify for a Mortgage The most important step is establishing a budget. Select a reputable mortgage lender and begin the pre-approval process. Mortgage Lenders
Get Signed Up for New Listing Alerts Using your needs & wants list for a new home, we will sign you up for a free “subscription” to our MLS which will notify you via email as soon as a new listing comes available that matches your criteria. New Listing Alerts
Find & Research Properties We will locate properties that best fit your needs via MLS and off-market properties. Using city & county databases, we will do our due diligence to research these properties before home tours. Search MLS
Showing Appointments & Home Tours We will handle coordinating and scheduling visits to properties.
Select a Home & Present an Offer You’ve found the perfect home! We’ll research comparable properties and complete the purchase agreement together, making an informed offer.
Negotiate Contract Terms We will negotiate with the seller and seller’s agent on your behalf to get to agreeable terms and finalize the agreement.
Represent You at the Closing Table From contract to closing, we are with you all the way! Congratulations on your new home!
Secure Your Loan & Appraisal We will work together with your lender to ensure the final loan approval process runs as smoothly as possible.