Derrik’s Action Plan for Buying Your Home or Condo in Park City

Derrik is an expert Realtor in his industry and is so committed to assisting you through the entire home buying process that he has provided a list of promises to you as a client. He begins by working with you and your lender to help expedite the pre-approval process.  Visit the mortgage calculator to estimate your monthly payments once you find your dream home and also view the list of 7 Tips to help get you started.  You may request that he previews all properties that meet your criteria to alleviate unnecessary stress and help you focus on the ideal options. In addition, he provides you with comprehensive market evaluations, immediate access to new listings within your parameters and personal service throughout the entire process.  Derrik is skilled in working with out of town buyers to make the process as easy as possible.  Derrik has provided a map of the elementary school boundaries.  For further information on all of the schools in the Park City area, including private schools, please visit the Park City Directory.  Derrik’s attention to detail and extensive market knowledge makes him the perfect resource when it comes to buying your dream home in Park City.  To schedule your buyers consultation meeting, call Derrik at (435) 200-5478.

 To hear what previous clients think about their experience with Derrik, read their testimonials.

PRE-HOME SEARCH SETUP

  • Face-to-Face meeting – Derrik will take the time to meet with you at the onset of your real estate relationship. The best way for him to know exactly what you are looking for is to sit down and get to know one another as well as the lifestyle you are looking for in Park City. This will help him understand how to deliver the best service to meet your needs.

  • Pre-Approval for a loan – Derrik will help you find the right mortgage broker to assist you in your home purchase. The best way to know how much home you can afford is to get pre-approved. Understanding today’s financial markets up front will help you make the right decisions for your future.

  • On-Line Resources – Derrik will help you navigate the vast and often confusing world of on-line real estate. He has several resources available to you to use to be able to search and track your favorite homes.

  • Home Tour – Derrik will organize an introductory home tour to familiarize you with Park City’s best neighborhoods.

ONCE YOU HAVE FOUND YOUR DREAM HOME

  • Selection of your new home – Derrik will help you find your dream home. He can point you in the right direction, but ultimately the decision is yours. As a Certified Negotiation Expert, he will negotiate the contract to assist you in receiving the best price for your home.

  • He will make sure you know everything there is to know about that home before you buy.

  • Disclosure Packet – Derrik will be sure that you have the disclosures provided by the seller including environmental hazards and all state and local requirements. He will sit down with you to review the disclosures provided and will answer any and all questions you may have. If he does not know the answer – he will get it for you!

  • Making your offer – Derrik will help you make the best offer possible to ensure you buy the home of your dreams for the Best Possible Price and Terms available. There is an art to making an offer. He will carefully guide you through to an accepted offer, even if this involves several rounds of counter–offers between you and the Seller.

THE RATIFIED CONTRACT & ESCROW PROCESS

  • Ratified Contract – To “Ratify” a contract is to have mutual agreement of all terms and provisions of the contract between Buyer and Seller. The contract is now binding. Time is of the essence. This is when the real work begins.

  • Opening Escrow – Escrow is a mutually agreed upon a Party who handles the financial aspects of the contract between the Buyer and Seller. The preliminary title search can reveal items that will hinder the transfer of title. The quicker we can identify these issues, the faster we can get them resolved.

  • Inspections – Derrik will schedule any inspections required in the contract.

  • Contingency removals – Derrik will guide you through process in order to satisfy your requests for information as outlined in the contract. Contingencies are deadlines in the contract which must be removed in writing. He will continue to negotiate for you until these contingencies are removed and you are ready to close the transaction.

  • Miscellaneous Items – Derrik will ensure that all details of the contract have been attended to in a timely manner. There are many details in the contract that must be acted upon including: Taxes, Insurance, and Home Warranties.

  • Final walkthrough – Derrik will ensure that you complete your final walkthrough of the property prior to close of escrow. This step is designed to make sure everything about the home is as expected.

  • Signing the Loan Documents – Derrik will ensure that someone is with you to help you through signing of the loan documents.

  • Closing Escrow – Derrik will monitor the escrow process and will let you know immediately when all contingencies have been removed, all funds have been received, all legal documents have been signed, and when the title transfer has been recorded with the city and county.

  • Delivery of the Keys – Derrik will make sure that you receive the keys to your dream home as soon as possible after the deed records with the city and county.

AFTER THE SALE

  • Receipt of Funds – Derrik will be in constant contact with the escrow company to be sure that you receive any necessary refunds from escrow within 24 hours of the title being recorded with the city and county.

  • Follow up – Derrik will remain in contact with you after the close of escrow to follow up on any remaining details and service needs you may have.

  • Resource List – Derrik will provide you with a list of essential resources including utilities, helpful websites, and a list of our current service providers.

Client Service Questionnaire – Derrik will provide you with a confidential opportunity to provide an evaluation of his services.

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Listing information last updated on July 24th, 2017 at 10:28am MDT.