Woods Homes is with you every step of the way

Step 1: Determine Your Budget

  • Assess your finances and set a realistic budget for your property purchase.
  • Consider additional costs such as stamp duty, legal fees, and potential renovations.

Step 2: Research and Prioritise

  • Browse the Woods Homes website or visit one of our offices in Torbay, Kingsteignton, Chudleigh and Totnes to explore the available properties.
  • Prioritise your requirements such as location, property type, number of bedrooms, and any specific features you desire or deem a necessity.

Step 3: Consultation with Woods Homes

  • Arrange a meeting with one of the experienced agents at Woods Homes.
  • Discuss your preferences, budget, and any specific needs to help the agent understand your ideal property.

Step 4: Property Viewings

  • Accompany the agent on property viewings based on your criteria.
  • Take notes, pictures, and ask questions during the visits to make informed decisions.

Step 5: Financial Pre-Approval

  • If you haven't already, obtain a mortgage pre-approval or secure the finances through the bank.
  • This will help you narrow down your choices and strengthen your position when making an offer.

Step 6: Making an Offer

  • When you find the perfect property, work with your agent to make a competitive offer based on the market value and your budget.
  • The agent will handle negotiations with the seller on your behalf.

Step 7: Legal and Financial Processes

  • Once your offer is accepted, coordinate with your solicitor to handle the legal processes and paperwork.
  • Ensure all necessary checks, surveys, and contracts are completed smoothly.

Step 8: Finalising the Purchase

  • Once all legal and financial aspects are in order, you'll proceed to exchange contracts and pay the deposit.
  • Agree on a completion date with the seller and solicitors.

Step 9: Moving In

  • Congratulations! On the completion date, the property will officially be yours.
  • Collect the keys from Woods Homes and begin moving into your new home.

Step 10: Aftercare and Support

  • Woods Homes will continue to provide aftercare and support for any questions or concerns you may have after the purchase.
  • Enjoy your new home with confidence, knowing that Woods Homes are there to assist you whenever needed.