If your lease is up in April, I suggest to get started now. If you're financing, we can set a time to meet for the pre-approval. I'll let you know what documents you need and we can go over all your financing options. We'll go over rates, estimated payments, closing costs, and pretty much everything involving the mortgage. This is something that you must do before you find a Realtor to help you search for the right unit. If you're buying all cash, then you simply can try to find a Realtor who can help you search.
Searching alone can take weeks or months. So I suggest you get going as soon as possible. Feel free to call or email me anytime, good luck!
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Senior Loan Officer
STERLING NATIONAL BANK
310 Crossways Park Drive
Woodbury, NY 11797
(516) 606-9648 Cell
(516) 740-4478 Office
(516) 918-5383 Fax
It will usually take 3 to 4 months to close and move in. You should immediately apply for a preapproval letter and start looking.