Home Buyers

The W!N Group’s agents have almost 60 years of combined experience selling real estate in Big Bear. Our lead real estate professionals – Kim Boda, Karen Lavrouhin and Tim Brigham – are backed up by our fantastic support team – Alexandria Butler-Boitnott, Lacey Reynolds, Tim Lavrouhin, and of course Dallas.

We have experience will all kinds of buyers – first time buyers, investors, second home buyers, and those looking to move to Big Bear full time. We have a great deal of knowledge and resources regarding vacation rentals, including the best types, sizes, amenities and locations for rental cabins. We are experienced with all the various financing options, from conventional loans to FHA 203(K) rehab loans, and we have done many 1031 Exchange transactions. Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have about Buying in Big Bear.

We are learning based, and we know that a well-informed Buyer turns into a happy property owner. Our home buying process starts with assessing your wants and needs to learn what you are looking for. Together we’ll discover what house attributes and which Big Bear areas best meet your needs. We’ll discuss a budget, and get you started on the loan pre-qualification process.

Then we use our considerable experience to educate you on all things Big Bear. From Big Bear history to information on the many neighborhoods, to the location of various micro-climates, to the best restaurants, to current market trends, we’ll make sure you learn everything you need to know to make the right purchase.

We are also technology-based, so while we are using our many resources to find your dream cabin, we will work with you, so you can engage in your own online search. One not available to the average home searcher, and one that gets you up-to-date information based on many search criteria options.

Once we find your perfect cabin and are ready to make an offer, our negotiating talents kick in. Through extensive experience and formal training, we are all well versed in the various negotiation styles and methodologies, the principals of persuasion, the psychology behind selling, and most importantly, how to use a collaborative win-win approach to negotiate the best deal for our clients.

After an agreement is reached, your purchase moves into the escrow phase. The W!N Group enjoys a level of transactional expertise unsurpassed in Big Bear. We use our skills to help ensure a smooth transaction and to help avoid the many pitfalls possible when buying a house in the mountains.

We have the experience and infrastructure to handle anything that comes our way.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have about Buying in Big Bear.