Patriot Realty combines years of experience in business, marketing, finance, real estate, and knowledge of the West Michigan area with a strong commitment to client loyalty. This combination provides our clients with a unique set of skills in the residential market.
Our goal is to maximize your value while minimizing time, cost, and stress. We begin by talking about your expectations and objectives, and then we prepare a concise plan of action tailored to your needs.
As members of the Greater Regional Alliance of Realtors, we bring to bear the full resources of the Multiple Listing Service, which provides access to thousands of listings throughout West Michigan.
Among our services to buyers:
- Information on real estate values, taxes, utility costs, municipal services and facilities.
- Assistance in determining what you can afford, how you can acquire the down payment, and financing options that may be open to you.
- Creation of a customized buyer profile, based on your interests and requirements.
- Notification as soon as properties that fit your profile are listed.
- Targeted searches for properties listed on the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) of the Grand Rapids Association of Realtors.
- Scheduling tours of properties of interest.
- Thorough preparation of the purchase offer.
- Presentation of the purchase offer and, if necessary, counteroffers.
- Negotiation with the sellers and/or sellers’ agent until agreement is reached.
- Explanation of closing procedures.
- Coordination of transaction details, including title work, inspections, and closing.
- Representation at the closing.
- Relocation assistance if you are new to the area, including information on schools, cultural activities, organizations, etc.
- Regular progress reports by phone, e-mail, or in-person meetings.