Inventory is very low in the Idaho real estate market these days.  That means that it is harder and harder for buyers to find their perfect home.

Check out these 5 tips to land your dream home in 2013:

1. Prepare like a pro by getting familiar with the market, mortgages, and your buyer profile.

2. Research and talk to the best mortgage professional to determine what you can afford.

3.  Make sure you are receiving alerts for new homes that match your profile.

4. Find a professional and experienced buyer agent.

5. Know the numbers and make the right offer the first time.