There’s one thing they are not making any more of: land. That’s why property is such a huge enterprise, both in the corporate and private sectors. When it comes time to buy or sell a property in Clovis, Portales or anywhere in New Mexico, there are little tricks and tips that can save you a lot of hassle down the road.

It starts with a great real estate agent. Get an agent that you can trust and that isn’t too pushy or worried about their commission. Let them help you with general questions and they should have a great understanding of the neighborhoods.

When you actually start looking for home, the next thing to consider is the age of the home. If it is older, you need to be concerned with the infrastructure. Check the HVAC, plumbing, if there is a well, inspect the water and look at your roof and foundation.

If it is a newer home, consider what company built it and their reputation in the area. Combs’ Properties, for example, has been providing luxury duplexes and townhomes, investments properties and new home builds since 1985. They have the experience and reputation to help you find the home of your dreams.

Once you’ve found it, it’s time to do all the paperwork and close on the property. Read all of the closing documents beforehand, so nothing catches you off-guard. You will also save time and have a better understanding of everything that is being discussed.

Buying a home can be a stress-free process, just put in a little foresight and things will work out a lot better.