Buying a House in Portsmouth, NH Is Easier with Mr. Cooper
Buying a home can be one of the most rewarding yet stressful things you ever do — particularly when you're new to the process and are a first-time home buyer in Portsmouth, NH. There are plenty of things to learn, and Mr. Cooper is here to help cover your bases. We'll work to empower you with information, so you feel confident about prequalification, financing, and finding the right home. Our mortgage professionals pull from years of experience in the home buying business to give you the most helpful information at the right time. You'll learn what to ask and when, such as, "how long has this house been on the market?" and, "how many offers has the seller received so far?" Contact Mr. Cooper today to learn more. With the Mr. Cooper® Agent Assurance program, we'll help you find an agent you trust and who will give you step-by-step guidance through the entire process.
We'll prepare you for becoming a homeowner by helping you calculate how much house you can comfortably buy in Portsmouth. Next, we'll take you through the process of prequalifying for a mortgage, which can help you look more attractive to a potential seller. Getting prequalified for a mortgage is incredibly important when you're trying to buy a house in Portsmouth. It shows that a mortgage lender believes you are a good candidate for a home loan, and you'll end up with an estimate of how much you can spend on your new home. Finally, we'll help you select and apply for a home loan, finalize your loan, and walk alongside you until closing day. On closing day you could get $300-$8,000 in cashback** when you work with a Mr. Cooper Agent Assurance real estate agent! Make buying a home in Portsmouth easier. Put Mr. Cooper in your corner.
What to Know When Selling a House in Portsmouth, NH
Similar to buying a house, selling a house in Portsmouth, NH can feel both rewarding and stressful — but for different reasons. Sellers face unique challenges. Mr. Cooper has firsthand experience overcoming those obstacles and can help you enjoy a better home selling experience.
For example, there's the challenge of finding the perfect new home while trying to sell the one you're in now. There are only so many homes to choose from around Portsmouth, and inventory is always changing. You want to wait for the right home but might not feel like you can. Mr. Cooper understands this challenge and can share some solutions for taking the stress out of selling your house. Other hurdles are less tangible, like the emotional connection you might have with your home or any unrealized expectations you have around your home's final sale price. Don't forget — you still have to pack for your move!
At Mr. Cooper, you'll find the expert resources and team members you need to defeat difficulties AND lower the amount of money you spend on closing costs and real estate commissions. The sellers who work with us receive in-depth marketing and sales service at an exceptional value. Ask about Mr. Cooper's Agent Assurance program in Portsmouth to see how it could help you save time and money as a homebuyer or seller in Portsmouth!
What If You Are in Escrow with Mr. Cooper?
Escrow period is a phrase you'll hear used throughout the homeownership journey, whether you're a home buyer or a seller. During an escrow period, a third party holds money (or something else of value) in an account until a transaction between a seller and buyer is complete. Escrow accounts are used for many types of business dealings, but we focus on how it is used in real estate. If you're the one buying the home, you usually agree to put a percentage of the property price into escrow. If you're the one selling, you agree to take the home off the market while it's "in escrow" so it can be inspected.
Once you become a homeowner, escrow carries a different meaning. Your escrow account is like a piggy bank that holds money for your mortgage company to pay your property taxes and insurance premiums. The account helps take away the anxiety of saving for and keeping up with those expenses. Contact one of our customer service agents today to talk about your former Nationstar escrow account or current Mr. Cooper escrow account. We're your partner in the homeownership journey, whether you're buying or just settling in. Let's get you home.
Mr. Cooper Offers More Than Home Loans in Portsmouth
In Portsmouth, Mr. Cooper is the ally you want to help you along the way when buying or selling a home. We'll give you the service, information, and guidance you need to make the best financial decisions to achieve your future goals. We can even provide education around credit scores and walk you through the process of boosting your credit to expand financing options that might be available to you. Improving credit can be as simple as monitoring and resolving credit errors, paying bills early, and reducing your total debt. Credit mistakes often happen when people don't take action or aren't paying attention. We believe that with a little knowledge, you can be different. You can choose to act. Check your credit score, work hard to improve it, and pat yourself on the back when you prequalify for a home loan. With Mr. Cooper as your trusted resource, you can be ready to sell or buy your home even sooner.
**Cashback bonuses are issued by Realogy after a customer closes a transaction using an Agent Assurance Agent. The amount depends on the property sale/purchase price and range from $300 for properties under $99,999 and $8,000 for properties $3 million and over. See full terms and conditions below.