Tag: Buying A Home

How to Tackle Homebuying Challenges
Posted on 05/26/2019
How to Tackle Homebuying Challenges
The homebuying journey may prove to be difficult, and assorted challenges may arise that make it tough to quickly find and buy your dream house. Whether it's encountering problems during a home inspection or negotiating a house price with a property seller, there is no telling what may happen during your pursuit of your dream home. However, if you...
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Searching For A Home For Three Generations
Posted on 05/19/2019
Searching For A Home For Three Generations
Buying a home that works for both seniors and young children can be complicated, if not impossible. When searching for a new home, it’s important to keep in mind the special requirements for every member of your family both now, and as they continue to age. Parents or other older relatives may need assistance getting upstairs or in...
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Do You Need a Homebuying Strategy?
Posted on 04/21/2019
Do You Need a Homebuying Strategy?
If you want to enjoy a seamless homebuying experience, it generally is a good idea to establish a property buying plan. That way, you can take a step-by-step approach to make your homeownership dream come true. As you prepare a homebuying strategy, there are several factors to consider. These factors include: 1. Your Dream Home Definition There is no...
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Will Your Offer to Purchase Meet a Seller's Expectations?
Posted on 03/24/2019
Will Your Offer to Purchase Meet a Seller's Expectations?
If you decide you're ready to purchase your dream house, you should submit a competitive homebuying proposal from the get-go. Otherwise, you could risk missing out on the opportunity to acquire your ideal residence. Submitting an offer to purchase your ideal house that meets the expectations of a property seller can be simple. Now, let's take a look at...
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Get the Most Out of Your Home Inspection
Posted on 03/04/2019
Get the Most Out of Your Home Inspection
A home inspection is a valuable opportunity for a property buyer. If a homebuyer knows how to plan for an inspection, he or she should have no trouble getting the most out of this opportunity. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you get ready for a home inspection. 1. Hire an Expert Home Inspector Not...
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Reasons to Buy a Small Town Home
Posted on 01/28/2019
Reasons to Buy a Small Town Home
For those who are on the lookout for a great house, it may be beneficial to explore homes in small towns. In fact, there are many reasons to pursue a small town residence, and these include: 1. You can avoid the hustle and bustle of big city living. Purchasing a house in the city may prove to be difficult....
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Best Practices for Buying a Home
Posted on 12/31/2018
Best Practices for Buying a Home
If you plan to buy a home in the upcoming days, weeks or months, it often pays to learn about the real estate market. By doing so, you can understand various best practices for purchasing a house and streamline the homebuying process. Ultimately, there are several best practices for buying a house, and these include: 1. Become a Homebuying...
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Contingency Clauses 101
Posted on 12/17/2018
Contingency Clauses 101
If this is your first time buying a home, you might feel a bit intimidated by the purchase contract. Contracts are often filled with industry and legal jargon, making them difficult to understand for the average buyer and seller. Contingencies in particular give some buyers cause for concern because their contract depends on the contingencies being fulfilled. However, in...
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Getting a Mortgage as a Contract Worker
Posted on 11/26/2018
Getting a Mortgage as a Contract Worker
As the workforce changes and a growing number of companies seek out contractors and freelancers, many Americans find themselves in a gray area when it comes to their income. They may put in full-time hours, but on their taxes they work for themselves. Mortgage lenders are cautious about who they lend to. They want to make sure you are...
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How to Find an Inexpensive House
Posted on 11/12/2018
How to Find an Inexpensive House
You know that you want to buy a house, but you also don't want to break your day-to-day budget to acquire a residence. As such, you're in the market for inexpensive housing – something that can be tough to find in any real estate sector, at any time. Buying a house can be difficult, especially if you're operating on...
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Here's Why Move-In-Ready Homes Are Perfect
Posted on 09/24/2018
Here's Why Move-In-Ready Homes Are Perfect
If you’re in the market to buy a home, you have a lot of options. Do you want to buy a fixer-upper? Should you get a home close to the city or nestled in the suburbs? How much can you spend on a home to get the amount of space you’ll need for you and your family. There are...
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A Guide for First Time Home Buyers
Posted on 07/09/2018
A Guide for First Time Home Buyers
For the generation that grew up at the height of the subprime mortgage crisis, buying a home is a scary concept. Many young people in the 18-34 age range are dealing with high rent, a poor job market, unpaid internships, and student loans the size of a home loan. Yet, others are finding their footing and realizing that owning...
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