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A Buyer’s First Steps

Step 1: Give Us a Call

The Milam Group is your go-to team – your neighborhood and market experts – who will guide you successfully through the process. It’s easier than you think! Come in for a free home consultation and if it’s a right fit, then let’s get started. We invest all of our available resources in our clients and will work as your confidant, advocate, guide and transaction manager.

Step 2: Choose the Right Lender

Choosing the right lender is critical and we know and work with the best in Nashville.  Our lender-partners understand our market and the need for strong positioning, strong offers and strong communication.

Step 3: Do Your Research

Determine what’s most important. Then determine what would be nice.  Consider location, schools, size, yard, condition and price. We know the communities and their nuances, the trends and the economic influences and we can suggest the neighborhoods that best fit your criteria.

Step 4: Look at Homes

Search our beautiful proprietary website for the most current and active homes.  Search anytime–24/7.  Set up auto-alerts, save homes you like and even request showings.  We will also search off-market homes, coming soons and pocket listings.

Step 5: Make Offer

Our expertise is in structuring offers in a competitive field.  We will help you maximize your leverage to help you win the day!

Step 6: Move through Contingencies

Our amazing contract-to-close coordinator will swoop-in and help coordinate inspections, lender updates, title needs and manage the many moving parts and deadlines of the contract.  You will receive concierge service from contract to close!

Step 7: Address the Details

In the final weeks before closing we will remind you of final details like selecting your homeowner’s insurance, addressing last-minute underwriting requests, setting-up utilities and scheduling a final walk-through.

Step 8: Go to Closing

We help you review the closing disclosure and answer last minutes questions. And we will celebrate with you as you sign the paperwork, get the keys and move into your new home!