Should you consider winter house hunting?
December 2021 – 15 min read
While spring and summer might be the traditional homebuying months, there are many reasons to consider house-hunting in the winter.
There are benefits to looking in the off-season, including less competition and the potential for better deals.
If you’re thinking about buying a home in the winter, there are some additional things to keep in mind as you start your search.
Speak to your realtor about buying in the winter, and see if this could be an option for you.
If you decide the time is right, ask your advisor to help with financing before you begin your search.
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