Buying a Home

Let Our Buyer's Agents Get the Door for You

As you navigate the home-buying process, it's critical that you are represented by a qualified REALTOR® who will protect your interests and effectively negotiate with sellers in order to get the best deal possible for YOU. At Layton Real Estate, we use the latest technology, our passion for results, and decades of Kansas real estate experience to help you find the perfect property. 

Hire a Layton Real Estate Agent When Buying a House

Our buyer’s agents are held to the highest standard in representing your interests with the utmost faith, loyalty, and fidelity. By partnering with a Layton Real Estate REALTOR®, you can rest assured that your confidences will be protected.  We’ll closely advise you throughout the entire home purchase process, using our 50+ years of real estate experience to protect you both financially and emotionally. Our commitments are clearly outlined in our Buyer’s Agency Agreement, all of which are provided at no cost to you!

Stronger Negotiation Power
Credible Advice
Valuable Market Data
Better Transaction Protection
Pre-listed Property Access

10 Steps to Your New Home

With a Layton Real Estate agent at your side, you’ll be able to navigate the home purchase process with comfort and confidence. The entire process typically takes between 30-45 days, and includes the following primary steps:

1 Meet with a Layton Real Estate Agent
2 Obtain Lender Approval Letter
3 Preview Potential Homes
4 Negotiate an Offer
5 Sign A Contract
6 Arrange Home Inspection
7 Get an Appraisal
8 Acquire Home Insurance
9 Confirm Loan Approval
10 Final Walk-Thru & Closing!

*Before you consider purchasing a new home, be sure you’ve saved enough money to cover the costs of acquiring your home, including earnest funds ($1,000+), home inspections (~ $400-$700), and your down payment and closing costs (ask your lender).

Real Results

“We worked with Sarah to buy our first house and she was extremely helpful, prompt, and very knowledgeable of the process. We also were able to negotiate through her with the seller to increase the value on the buy side pretty substantially from the asking price. We have now outgrown our house and are using her as our listing agent. She has been very helpful and knowledgeable so far and she even had a professional photographer come take pictures of our home for the listing! Would definitely recommend whether you are buying or selling!”

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