Finding an Agent
First things first. You need an agent who will work for you to find the property you want in the budget you need. No matter where on Long Island you’re looking for a new home, a Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty agent is your go-to for any and all questions you may have. They are your expert, your guide, your friend and your new neighbor.
Immersed in the communities they serve, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty agents provide a superb amount of knowledge and local expertise about schools, nearby parks, area restaurants and more. Find an agent in the community you’re looking to buy in today to help ensure a smooth buying experience.
Applying for a Mortgage
Once you have an agent, the next step in the buying process is getting approved for a mortgage. Not sure where to start? Don’t worry – your agent can help walk you through the details and then point you toward the best properties on the market in your price range. Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty has a longstanding relationship with well-respected mortgage brokers that provide the same quality service you’ve come to expect from us. Let us put you in touch with an mortgage broker to get the process started.
Understanding the Process
The closing process can be complicated and, at times, frustrating. One more reason to have a Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty agent by your side! Your agent will help explain the process and take you through each step. Any questions, just ask. It’s why we’re here. We are professionals, and there is no problem our network of agents hasn’t solved before.
Find Your Neighborhood
Long Island offers many different neighborhoods and towns each with its own personality. Choosing the right area to suit you is almost as important as choosing the right home. Timely third-party neighborhood and school data is available for your review 24/7 on Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty's website. Do your research. Explore different neighborhoods. Ask questions.
Search for Homes
The search for your dream home begins in your present home. Ask yourself key questions about what you like and you'll save yourself time in the home search process. The website allows you to search based on location and amenities, as well as state-of-the-art mapping. Once you've decided where you want to live register for "Email Alerts" and receive information on appropriate properties.