If you do not live in the Boston North Shore area of Massachusetts but you plan to relocate here, you might be unsure of how to find the best Boston North Shore homes for sale. By working with an experienced real estate agent who has lived in the Boston North Shore area for a long time, you will be able to narrow down your search to homes that meet your criteria. You can also follow these tips for finding a lovely new Boston North Shore home for sale even if you cannot come and tour the homes for yourself.
Finding Boston North Shore Homes for Sale Even if You Don’t Live Here
Find an Agent
If you cannot visit the Boston North Shore homes for sale in person, the next best thing is to work with a trustworthy agent who will check out the homes for you. Be clear about what you are looking for in a home. If you absolutely must have an attached two-car garage, four bedrooms, and/or a formal dining room, let your agent know. He or she can narrow down the options based on your needs. When working with one of our exclusive buyer agents, if you tell us you need four bedrooms, we are NOT going to be looking at three bedroom homes for you.
Try a Real-Time Tour
An exclusive buyer’s agent may be able to give you a tour of homes that meet your criteria. With the permission of the sellers, your agent may even be able to do a live tour for you through a real-time video feed where you can see everything inside of the home. You could even record this tour and save it for future reference.
Have a Friend Visit
If you have any good friends or family members in the Boston North Shore area, ask them to accompany your agent on a tour of the home. Your closest friends should know your tastes and preferences well. They will be able to tell you that a certain home would be just right or if it isn’t.
These are a just a few of the things you need to do and consider when trying to buy a home on Boston’s North Shore if you cannot come and see the homes for yourself. There are other things you need to consider, and as your exclusive buyer’s agents, we’ll be happy to go over all the scenarios with you by phone when we speak. Don’t hesitate to contact us now, or give us a call to discuss your home buying needs and options.