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Money Monday: Don’t make these homebuying mistakes

When venturing into shopping and buying a home, avoid some common mistakes:

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  1. Interviewing only one lender
  2. Not getting pre-approved right away
  3. Maxing out your mortgage limit
  4. Letting your dreams and emotions dictate which house you purchase
  5. Waiving contingencies without understanding just what that means

More tips for homebuyers are available in CNN’s article here: “7 first-time homebuyer mistakes to avoid”.

New Year’s Checklist for First-Time Buyers

Get all your ducks in a row so that you’re ready to make a winning offer on the home of your dreams.

buyers and sellers real estate disclosuresMaking a resolution to take the leap from renter to buyer? If so, you need to know a few things to make sure this New Year’s resolution succeeds.

Here’s your step-by-step guide to getting all your ducks in a row so that you’re ready to make a winning offer on the home of your dreams. Continue reading

The Path to Buying a Home

The basic process on becoming a homeowner

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While buying a home is, for most people, an important life goal; the path to owning a home is an unknown one for every first-time home-buyer. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Following are a few of the basics you should consider early in the home search/buying process–but be sure to check with your agent for more tips and advice on buying a home. Continue reading