California offers some very attractive home buying options for buyers. If you are someone interested in buying property in this state, there are several factors to consider before you finalize your home purchase. Here is a look at some buying tips that can be useful.* Before you get into your property search, please decide on what type of property you want to buy. There are plenty of options – single-family homes, condominium unit, move-in ready home, custom home, luxury apartments, and much more. Check out the features of each of these and then decide which one you would best fit your current situation or living needs.* Once you decide on the property type you would like to purchase, look into advertisements bringing out sales of such properties. You can look in your local newspaper or check online for the latest incentives happening now. Check out the pricing and the features offered. At this point, it will be helpful for you make to make comparisons between the pricing and features being offered by different builders for similar homes.Make sure to check on the reputation of the builder you plan on purchasing from. Ensure that they have several years of experiences and that their current property constructions are faring well.* If you want to buy a home through a real estate agent, ensure to take the services of reputable Realtor, so that all formalities related to your home purchase are carried out correctly.* Look into buying home insurance because you will definitely need this.* If you are buying a home by yourself and not through the service of a Realtor, make sure to have the home inspection done before finalizing the purchase. Even in the case of a new home. Be sure to get the home inspected to reveal any unwanted conditions of the property. And if the home is in bad condition, the home inspection will have saved you from a bad deal.Make sure to complete a final walk-through before finalizing the deal. This will be really important in case there is any last minute things that need to be fixed.Here are some excellent tips that I have used in my new home search. I have it shown for new homes in California; you can also apply these tips to all of the real estate markets around the country. With the country recovering from the mortgage crisis I believe that we are beginning to recover and stabilize. Even experts believe that we are starting to get back to normal. Good luck in your new home search.