Are You Ready To Buy A House? Read This First.

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We’re not going to lie: Buying a house is a major deal. Even so, it doesn’t need to be scary. Tami Halton Pardee, owner and principal broker of Halton Pardee + Partners, is the number-one broker in the Los Angeles area. She and her team have sold over $2 billion worth of residential and commercial properties. She knows what she’s talking about, and her biggest piece of advice: Relax and enjoy the process. Here, the other need-to-know things before you begin the hunt for your new home.