February 2024 - National Market Update #4
Don’t Miss Out on the Number One Secret to Buying A Home?

Buyers, don’t miss out on the number one secret to buying a home! Hi, I am Krista Mashore with eXp Realty and The Mashore Group. As a buyer, the number one secret to buying a home is thoroughly researching and educating yourself about the home-buying process before you start looking for a property. Here are some key steps in doing this: First, you need to determine your budget. You must understand your financial situation including your credit score, income, and expenses. This will help determine what you can afford. Next, find a good lender and get pre-approved for a loan. This will put you in a better position to negotiate an offer. You also want to identify your priorities. Make a list of your must-haves and can’t live without. Consider factors like location, size, and number of bedrooms and baths. Always be patient and flexible. The home-buying process can be time-consuming and sometimes frustrating. Be prepared for multiple offers, negotiations, and delays. Plan for the long term. Consider your long-term goals before making an offer. How will the property suit your needs in the coming years and does it have the potential for appreciation? Finally, always align yourself with a reputable real estate agent. A knowledgeable and experienced agent will be your valuable resource and help negotiate the best possible terms on your behalf. If you are in the market to purchase, please feel free to reach out to me and my team with any questions so we can help you make an informed decision in today’s market.

In 2018 Krista Mashore sold over 22 Million dollars worth of Real Estate and is named in the Wall Street Journal within the Top 100 Agents Nationwide. Please see the article at The Wall Street Journal. To see Krista's local recognition check out this link featured in the Brentwood Press.

Kristas expertise and professionalism is revealed not only in the 14 years in Real Estate but also by being within the top 1% of all Realtors in Contra Costa County continuously since 2002.

Krista posses a Master's Degree in Education, previously employed as a School Teacher. Her excellence derives from her outstanding communication, skills, expertise in marketing, and her optimistic attitude towards life in general. Pristine Customer Service to her clients is a top priority. Krista has a natural ability for developing trust by her client base.

Her attitude is characterized her slogan: "When You Do What You Love, People Love What You Do."