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5 Things to Not Worry About When Buying Your First House

by Peter Beauchemin 09/08/2019

Although buying your first house can be a little bit frightening, it should not be if you have a clear plan to get the funds you need. Aside from the mortgage process that may be confusing, every other thing is irrelevant because all you want is to ensure that the house is your choice and that it readily fits your needs.

Many of the things that homeowners keep worrying about are not worth the stress. Here are five things that you should not worry about when you buy your first house: 

1. Poorly fitting furniture

You can replace furniture that doesn't fit into your new home or give it away to some charity. You can also resell furniture items still in good condition. However, if you continue to like it, you can decide to keep it and put it in storage. After all, this is just your first house. If it doesn't fit in here, it will work in the next one you buy.

2. Wall paints

You have every right to pick the color of your new home. First-time homeowners, however, are found guilty of expecting things to look a certain way and get disappointed when they are not. If you don't like the paint, you can always change it to your taste. If you love the color, but it looks worn out, you can still have it repainted when you can afford the cost.

3. Decorations are worn out

There's no doubting the fact that some homes may look outdated and worn-out already, but you need to understand that upon acquiring your new home, there will be plenty of time to bring it up to your standard. Sometimes, kitchen and bathroom remodeling are the only areas that’ll cost you some cash. Other times, there’s a lot more to do to bring it up to your style. Check and confirm before buying to know where you will be spending money.

4. Outdated kitchen

The kitchen may not be entirely what you want. What's more important is how you evaluate the house in terms of infrastructure. Take a look at the roof, plumbing, and the electrical systems; make sure they all are in place. If everything looks and works perfectly, then you can prepare for a kitchen remodeling when you can afford it.

5. No children, no problem!

If you do not have children, then you should not worry too much about space, the quality of schools in the area, and the nursery facilities. While you may be tempted to worry about where your future children will go to school and where you can drop them off when you are going to work, the reality is that when children come, you will likely be in another phase of your life, getting ready to move to a larger home perfect for children.

Have a clear set of goals and objectives when buying a home for the first time and discuss them with an experienced, local realtor to help you make the right decisions.

About the Author
Author

Peter Beauchemin

 

Introduction

Peter J Beauchemin, Owner of LAER Realty Partners Beauchemin & Associates is one of the most successful, well-known and respected real estate experts in Bedford, NH. He has been providing professional concierge-level service with a client first approach for over 15 years with more than 1000 closed transactions and consistently ranks in the top 1% of all agents in Greater Manchester, NH. No other real estate advisor in Southern, NH can offer the level of experience and negotiation expertise Peter and his associates can provide. Having a team allows Peter to focus on the tasks that are imperative to extraordinary results for his clients. A team always out performs an individual.

Seller Representation

Exceptional estates and luxury properties require a premium marketing package including professional staging consultation, professional photos, drone video, 3D model and floorplan, enhanced paid for positioning on Zillow, Trulia, Realtor, Homes, Google and Facebook as well as an exclusive network of Realtors specializing in Bedford, NH real estate. Peter is an accomplished listing agent with an established market presence and time tested marketing plan that can assure your property gets maximum exposure resulting in a top dollar sale. Whether relocating, moving up or downsizing he can facilitate a stress-free and seamless transition from your current residence to your new dream home and will keep you informed every step of the way.

Buyer Representation

Peter excels at relocation representation with an extensive knowledge of the local Bedford, NH community including the top rated Bedford, NH school system, upscale neighborhoods and fine homes. He is familiar with all the local new construction developments and has established relationships with reputable builders. Peter has been trusted by local celebrities, corporate executives, medical professionals and business owners when acquiring their personal residences in Bedford, NH. He is an extremely organized, detail oriented over achiever who works diligently to protect his client’s best interests and make certain they are confident in their purchase.

Experience & Accolades

Recognized as a leading local expert he has been featured in NH Business Magazine, NH Magazine and WMUR’s NH Chronicle and has received countless company awards for extraordinary sales achievement throughout the years.Peter was born and raised in Southern NH and after college joined the family real estate business in 2004. 13 prosperous years later and having grown and managed the #1 residential real estate team in NH for 5 consecutive years he and his wife/business partner Rebecca Beauchemin rebranded their team in 2017 and opened the first LAER Realty Partners office in NH. Since, their company has experienced exponential growth and they plan to expand the brand throughout NH.

LAER

LAER; (Local Agents, Extraordinary Results) Realty Partners is one of the largest and fastest growing real estate companies in New England with over 400 agents and 20 offices. LAER is an elite real estate firm that focuses only on the recruitment of full time, experienced Realtors and top producing teams because having highly skilled, professional agents results in a superior experience for customers. LAER Realty Partners Beauchemin & Associates believes in supporting the community and provides major sponsorships to local sports teams, schools and community events.

Personal

Peter & Rebecca live in Bedford, NH with their 2 children, 2 rescued Chihuahua’s, 2 rescued cats and 10 chickens.When not managing their real estate office, personally assisting clients or investing in real estate Peter & Rebecca stay busy with their children’s sports and activities and they enjoy boating, golfing, skiing and attending Boston Celtics Basketball games. They are also fans of and support their local live theatre and public radio.

When considering who to trust with your next real estate transaction consider Peter for an interview. You won’t be disappointed. Be sure to read his 100's of reviews from satisfied clients.