Pat Sykes
ABR, Broker Assoc., CRS, GRI
Phone: (703) 395-6704
Mobile: (703) 395-6704
Fax: (800) 299-5004

Buying a Home


Why Use an ABR


  • Respond honestly and accurately to all questions.
  • Search all available properties - listed, for-sale-by-owner, forclosures, and new construction - for homes appropriate to the buyer's needs and wants.
  • Show suitable homes, specifying strengths and weaknesses.
  • Provide guidance on best property values
  • Advise on local requirements for professional property inspection and warranties.
  • Provide information and estimates for any services requested.
  • Arrange for property inspection
  • Confirm that needed corrections or repairs to the property have been completed.
  • Research and analyze comparative financial data on neighboring properties.
  • Offer broker opinions on value of properties under consideration.
  • Analyze mortgage loan terms from multiple lenders and advise on the most favorable.
  • Consult on appropriate offers to purchase.
  • Submit offers promptly.
  • Consult on counteroffers.
  • Assist in choosing the closing authority.
  • Review HUD-1 settlement statement for accuracy.


RE/MAX Allegiance
6084 Franconia Road, Ste A
Alexandria VA  22310
(703) 971-5555
Real Estate License # 0225112574
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