Buying a home without a real estate agent can save you money on commissions and allow you to shop on your own timeline. Here’s the process you’ll go through to buy a home without a buyer’s agent.
Step 1: Get Preapproved For A Mortgage
When you buy a home without a real estate agent, the first thing you’ll need to do is get preapproved. A preapproval is a way to find out what you can afford so you don’t shop for homes outside your budget. It’s also a way to show sellers you’re serious when you’re making an offer; preapproval shows that your financing won’t fall through.
You can use Rocket Mortgage® to get approved online and see how much you can afford. Just answer some questions about your income, assets and the home you want to buy. Then, we’ll check your credit to give