Before you start searching for your new home, the first step is to speak with a lender and determine your budget. This is being pre-qualified for a loan. Once you find the right home, then your lender will order an appraisal of the property and complete your financing. If this is your first home purchase, … Continue reading Qualifying For A Loan – What Do I Need To Qualify
Unfortunately since the mortgage meltdown, foreclosed properties have become more common. Many home buyers see this as an opportunity to find a great home for a bargain price. While foreclosures can offer some nice discounts, understanding how foreclosures work and how this affects the buyer is critical to ensure you are getting a good deal … Continue reading Foreclosures – What Is A Foreclosure
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Buying a home is a huge deal and usually the largest purchase you will make in your life. The last thing you want is to have buyer's remorse after you've signed the papers. Here are a few warning signs that you might be setting yourself up for buyer's remorse with your home purchase. You didn't … Continue reading 5 Warning Signs That You Will Have Remorse
Closing costs help facilitate the sale of a home and both buyers and sellers pitch in. Some closing costs can be paid before the home is officially sold and others are paid at the end. However, closing costs aren’t set into stone and they can be negotiable. You can ask your real estate agent or … Continue reading How To Lower Closing Costs
Hunting for a new home online a is a great place to start your search but keep in mind that you don’t see everything. Real estate agents are great at highlighting the features of a house listing online but to make the most of your time, keep these three things in mind: Identify your Housing … Continue reading Top Tips For House Hunting Online
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When you decide you don't like your Realtor, it may be time to fire them. This isn't an easy thing, especially if you don't handle conflict very well. Maybe your real estate associate has stopped returning calls or simply isn't putting in the time to get your home sold or find the right home for … Continue reading I don’t like my Realtor®, what should I do?
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Finding the perfect home isn't always easy. Sometimes, the home you prefer has the character of a historic home, but needs some renovations. You might have the perfect home in mind, but you know it has to be renovated before you can settle in with your family. If this sounds like your situation, it's important … Continue reading Financing A Home in Need of Renovation