how to bargain a in buying a new home which was in market over 1 yr?

Asked by mur_eddie, Jackson, MS Wed Nov 6, 2013

We like the house. It is in the market for last 1 yr almost. Construction is good. But asking price seems high. But we would like to bargain. what is the best way to proceed. I do not want to upset the seller by quoting a low figure. But at the same time I do not want to stretch over my budget. I am a first time buyer. I did read some tips, but most concerned about old homes. If the price is 250K can I quote 210K as my limit is 235K. The real estate in this area is not so hot. So not many buyers. Appreciate any tips for negotiation.

Help the community by answering this question:

+ web reference
Web reference:

Answers

3
Kenneth "Ken…, Agent, Dallas, TX
Thu Nov 7, 2013
Contact any 1 Realtor and work with them only.
http://www.tcrdallas.com
0 votes
Dixon Wong, Agent, Dallas, TX
Thu Nov 7, 2013
you should have a realtor to represent you since its free for you anyways. You should take advantage of that.

As part of my office promotion. If you buy a home through me, I will move you for free within the DFW area!

Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help.

Dixon
Realtor
http://www.findyourtexashome.com
0 votes
Dallas Texas, Agent, Dallas, TN
Wed Nov 6, 2013
I would be honored to assist you with your purchase as Realtor. I would need to investigate the history of the home, see property interior/ exterior and many more factors come into play prior submitting any sales offer.

Knowledge has power ....only way to win. Realtor fees are paid for my the seller not the buyer.

My website is updated daily therefore saves you time search accurate information
http://www.lynn911.com/Web/AR287090/CustomContent/index/5055822

Contact my office today where I can show you many amazing homes work with your family specifications.
_________________________________________
Lynn911 Dallas Realtor & Consultant
Multimillion Dollar Sales Producer
972-699-9111
http://www.lynn911.com 100's of Dallas homes listed for sale or lease

Follow me on Facebook and Twitter
http://www.facebook.com/lynn911dallas
https://twitter.com/Lynn911

(If my answer is helpful indicate by THUMBS UP or BEST ANSWER. Thank you )
0 votes
Search Advice
Search
Ask our community a question

Email me when…

Learn more