Learn About 5 Ways Tanglewood at Bentsen Palm Helps You Through the Home Buying Process

Buying a new home in Tanglewood at Bentsen Palm is an exciting time.  We also understand the home buying process can be a little overwhelming with the number of decisions to make, especially for first time home buyers. We’ve pulled together our top tips to help guide you through from planning to finding the right new homes in Mission, TX floor plan to moving into your new Tanglewood home. Here are five ways Bentsen Palm will help you through the home buying process.


Before you’re ready to start searching for the perfect new homes for sale McAllen, TX, it’s best to do some planning to help you make the best decision possible.  One of the first things you’ll need to do is get your paperwork in order.  Our Bentsen Palm home buying experts will help guide you, but to get started, be sure you have access to credit reports, tax statements, bank statements and pay stubs for getting a home loan approved.


You’ll also want to set a budget. Our home buyer consultants and preferred lenders will help you understand the total costs to consider, so you can estimate what you’ll need to plan for a down and your monthly payment.


Get preapproved for a home loan.  Once you have your paperwork and budget in order, now’s the time to get preapproved.  We have a number of preferred lenders available to help you through this part of the process and knowing in advance what you’ll be able to spend will make shopping for your ideal Tanglewood home even easier.



Buying a new construction home means you’ll have the opportunity to work with your builder to pick the perfect floor plan and the design center to personalize your new home to fit your lifestyle.  You’ll choose all the finishing touches including, cabinets, countertops, flooring, and more.  Plus, your budget will help determine what you won’t compromise on and what you’ll need to consider when it comes time to pick options.


And if you don’t want to wait for a new construction home, Tanglewood at Bentsen Palm has a number of ready to move-in homes available that can get you on your way to the last step, closing and moving in!


Once you’ve selected your homesite and floor plan, it’s time to submit an offer and get your sales contract signed and dated. As construction is completed your builder will schedule walk-throughs with you to make sure the home is built to your specification and contract.  Be sure you plan to attend each of these.  It’s also important to have your home inspected before signing on the final dotted line.

Closing and Move-In

Congratulations! Your new Tanglewood home is built!  During this last step, you will attend a closing to sign all of the final paperwork and provide your check for down payment.  Your realtor or builder will hand you the keys and now you’re ready to move-in!

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Have more questions about Tanglewood at Bentsen Palm? Contact us today, we’re here to help answer any questions you have about the home buying process.


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