First Time Home Buyer Real Estate In Staten Island

Before you start searching for your dream home with us, it is important that you are financially stable and mentally prepared for the responsibilities that follow. Some of these responsibilities include - the cost of a mortgage, taxes, and home maintenance.

There are two priorities in buying: knowing what you want and how much you can afford. [Read More...]

First Time Home Buyer (Under 400K) - Staten Island

All Listings Under $100,000 $100,000 - $200,000
$200,000 - $300,000 $300,000 - $400,000
233 Properties Found. Page 1 of 39

Large 2 Bedrooms, Multi Level , W/3 Baths, Fami...

Photo of Listing #1136312

$399,999 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,900 ft²

Residential

78 Sandywood Ln, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1136312

Large 2 Bedrooms, Multi Level , W/3 Baths, Family Room, Garage, Living Room & Dining Room Combo. Lv1: Entry Foyer, Family Room , Closet , Half Bathroom And Garage Lv2 Kitchen, Living Room & Dining Room Combo, Half Bathroom And Laundry Room. Lv3 Master B...

Two Bedroom, One Bath Colonial Located In Heart...

Photo of Listing #1130337

$399,999 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,152 ft²

Residential

10 Lagrange Pl, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1130337

Two Bedroom, One Bath Colonial Located In Heart Of Port Richmond. This Property Is To Be Placed In An Upcoming Auction. All Bids Should Be Submitted At Www.xome.com (void Where Prohibited). All Auction Properties Are Subject To A 5% Buyer's Premium Pursuant...

Like To Fish. Like To Gaze Out Your Bedroom Win...

REDUCED 2% Photo of Listing #1134992

$399,999 Active

  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 720 ft²

Residential

11 Sea Breeze Ln, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1134992

Like To Fish. Like To Gaze Out Your Bedroom Window And Watch The Ocean. Then You Will Love This Mint 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Townhome In A Private Community With Pool, Clubhouse And Lots Of Privacy And Assigned Parking. First Floor Has Brand New Kitchen With Stain...

Near Ferry-outlet Shopping-internatl Dining & P...

REDUCED 6% Photo of Listing #1133991

$399,999 Active

  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 933 ft²

Residential

10 Bay Street Landing 6-j, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1133991

Near Ferry-outlet Shopping-internatl Dining & Precinct; Cafe-theater-library; Parks-playgrnds -- & Perfection - Unit Features Triple Manhtn-views Via Artfully Mirrored Walls In Open 933sf Loft. Greatroom 20x30 Is Live-dine-kitchen With Oak Flr And 10-ft Cei...

Here Are Some Tips

You need a good agentwho will work hard to find the home that will make you happy. This is where we step in!

Never Lose Sight of the Objective in Mind

Make a list of what you need and want in a home, and judge each home by the list. We will sit down with you to discuss the pros and cons of each house. But remember, it's better to buy a modest home now and look at purchasing your "dream home" later. This will help and give you time to save rather than burying yourself in mortgages. Being in debt is a hassle everyone should avoid. Your overall debt should not be more than 40% of your income, and your housing should not cost more than about 35% of your income.

Look Into a Real Estate Lawyer

We can recommend lawyers that could be a good fit for you. Although lawyers are pricey, it is best to cover yourself from the thousands of dollars you will save in legal fees.

Don’t Get Dishearten by the Offer

Try not to have your heart set on one particular house because the seller may reject or counter your offer. Here’s a tip: Writing a deposit check to the seller's broker can prove the seriousness of your offer.

Inspections Are Crucial

Signs of asbestos, lead paint, and mold need to be checked, as well as any evidence of pests, faulty wiring, leaks, and any other problems. With no inspection, you could be stuck in a house with serious problems and stuck with paying for any removals. Like a real estate lawyer, inspections are expensive, but they are worth it. We can also recommend you to several inspectors.

Do a Final Walkthrough

This is the final step before closing the deal. The walkthrough ensures everything that was agreed upon is completed prior to the final signing.

Trust us to get you the reasonable price, all negotiations, and the right home.

IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

Listing data is deemed reliable but it not guaranteed accurate by the MLS.

Listing information is provided by the Staten Island Multiple Listing Service, Inc.