Renting or Purchasing a Home

Renting or purchasing a home can be a difficult task. This series of articles reviews the steps and considerations for a person who is blind or low vision.

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Considerations for Choosing a Home

Suggestions When Purchasing a Home When You Are Blind or Low Vision Several years ago, an older friend and I purchased a condominium together. After some health problems, she moved […]

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The Purchasing Process

Making an Offer Once you find a house you like, I recommend you seek assistance from your realtor and people with expertise or at least experience in each step of […]

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Questions to Ask the Seller

I suggest you develop a checklist with important questions to ask the seller or the seller’s real estate agent. This list will help you make a wise investment and avoid […]

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Choosing a Realtor and Viewing Houses

Choosing a Realtor Before moving to Tallahassee to teach at Florida State University, I contacted a realtor recommended by my cousin. I explained I was blind and needed to live […]

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