Buyer's Guide

From your initial online searching, to developing your budget, to signing a contract, learn more about the entire home buying process with your Accredited Buyer Representative® ... Susan, Ron & David Pickard - Your Home Team!

Buying a home can be one of the most exciting experiences of your life. This can be true whether you’ve purchased several homes or you’re preparing to buy for the first time. With the right support system and the help from The Pickard Group, you can make the most informed decisions.

Our guide breaks down the steps of buying a home so you can start the process feeling confident and prepared. From developing your budget to signing your name on the dotted line, you’ll find helpful tips right here. Plus, we are here to help every step of the way.  It starts with your FREE, home buyer consulatation.


Home Buying Process Flow Chart

As Accredited Home Buyer Representatives (ABR) Susan, Ron & David Pickard are focused on getting you great results - helping you find the best home at the best price! The home buying process is complicated, with many people involved. Our goal is to make this process as smooth as possible!! Contact us today for you home buyer consultation. Office: 847-955-9290

Home Buying Flowchart

The Tools to Help You Find Your Home

Once we’ve helped you define your home search goals and you have spoken with a mortgage professional to see what your buying power is — you’re ready to find your dream home! Our local knowledge, insights into current market conditions, and MLS search tools will help move you through the home buying  process sucessfully!

Find a Home Using Our Interactive Map Search

We know that location plays an important role in the home buying process. Use the map search available on our website to view homes located in or near the area you love.

Get to Know the Neighborhood

Feel confident and informed about your neighborhood choice! On any listing page, you can learn more about the communities you are interested in, including a breakdown of the local population, school ratings and more.

Create an Account on Our Website

Sign up for an account on our website to save searches, favorite homes you love, receive real time property alerts, and more!

Download Our RE/MAX Mobile App

Available for iOS and Android devices, our app brings the same experience found on our website to your smartphone or tablet. Save searches, favorite listings and schedule showings — all while on the go!

Contact Us to Learn More.

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