Buyers Guide | Bowes Real Estate

Buying With BOWES


With BOWES Real Estate Real Living, buying a home in Arlington, MA has never been easier. Let us help you from your home search right through closing.

As you probably know, you're not the only one who's buying a home in your community. But did you know that thousands of people join you each week? With those kinds of numbers, it's easy to see that competition is pretty fierce. So, the better prepared you are, the better your experience will be, and the better (and faster) outcome you can expect. A BOWES Real Estate Real Living agent can help you with the entire process.


You can expect the home buying process to take between 1-4 months.

Buying a home is one of the most important investments you will ever make. The home buying process can seem long and complicated at first. However, with a BOWES Real Estate agent, we can help make the entire process easy and seamless using our knowledge and experience.


We are here to help you find the perfect home, no matter what your preferences are! Search our extensive database of homes for the one that's right for you. When you're ready to move forward to the purchasing phase, we'll be with you every step of the way.

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Arlington is surrounded by a variety of communities, some more urban, some more suburban. Visit our Local Info Page for a list of quick facts about each, or click on the towns below to start a jump search of houses for sale! Please contact us if we can be of assistance.


Financing your home doesn't have to be a big concern. Let us help you obtain the information you need to make educated decisions. Start thinking about your financing early, and contact BOWES Real Estate - we are here to help you.

Today, finding the right financing for a home purchase is as important as finding the right home. The only certainty in the mortgage market is change - and finding the financing package that best suits your needs can be a complicated process. Fortunately, your BOWES Real Estate Real Living Agent can help you find the financing method that works best for you from among the many types of financing available.


A buyer's agent represents you, the buyer, during the home buying process. If you are buying a home, a BOWES Real Estate sales professional will commit to you with our 360 Service Pledge that we will exclusively represent your interest only throughout the buying process.


Despite what everyone says, buying a home is not the biggest, scariest decision you'll ever make. In fact, over the long term, it will likely be an incredibly rewarding and fulfilling investment.

But buying a home is a process, and sometimes a complicated one. At Real Living, our professionals are trained to unravel that process and we’re dedicated to smoothing out the complications. You can learn more about some aspects of the Home Buying process by clicking the articles below:

We’ll guide you through the transaction from start to finish:

  • We'll talk about why you want to buy a home.
  • We'll discuss affordability and market conditions.
  • We'll talk about lifestyles and neighborhoods.
  • We'll outline ways to view and compare homes.
  • We'll narrow the choices and show you the best options.
  • We'll serve as your trusted advisor to ensure you get the best home, at the best price, in the timeframe that best meets your needs.

At Real Living, we don’t think buying a home is big and scary. In fact, working together to find your dream home will be fun – let’s work together and get started.