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Should You Set a Deadline for Buying a Home?
Posted on 05/12/2019
Should You Set a Deadline for Buying a Home?
If possible, it helps to maintain a flexible deadline as you navigate the homebuying journey. Because if you have a tight deadline in place, you risk making a rash homebuying decision. And as a result, you may pay too much to acquire a home. Perhaps even worse, you risk purchasing a house that fails to match your expectations. As...
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Buyer’s Remorse. Who Needs It.
Posted on 04/21/2019
Buyer’s Remorse. Who Needs It.
We get it. Buying a house, whether it's your first house or your third, is a big deal. You want to find the best deal for yourself while getting the home you’ve been dreaming about, and you want to live a happy life in the house for years to come. Deciding on which home to purchase can come...
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Common Homebuying Concerns, and How to Address Them
Posted on 02/04/2019
Common Homebuying Concerns, and How to Address Them
If you plan to buy a home in the immediate future, there are several concerns that you should address before you embark on your house search. In fact, some of the most common homebuying concerns include: 1. Lack of Home Financing You know you want to purchase a house, but obtaining financing sometimes is difficult. Fortunately, if you meet...
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How Much Should You Spend on a House?
Posted on 12/24/2018
How Much Should You Spend on a House?
Ultimately, there is no surefire amount that you should spend on a house. The real estate market varies in cities and towns nationwide, and as such, the prices of houses fall across a broad range. Also, the condition and age of a house – as well as a homebuyer's budget – may dictate how much an individual is willing...
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Find a House You'll Be Satisfied With For Years
Posted on 11/05/2018
Find a House You'll Be Satisfied With For Years
Shopping for a new house can seem like an overwhelming experience because there are so many factors to consider. The top priorities for the majority of house hunters include the quality of the school district, the number of bedrooms and bathrooms, and the overall condition of the house. Price is also a major consideration, as is square footage, commuting...
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Create a Homebuying Wish List
Posted on 10/22/2018
Create a Homebuying Wish List
Ready to acquire your dream house? Before you embark on a home search, it often helps to establish a homebuying wish list. That way, you can narrow your house search and discover your dream home without delay. Now, let's take a look at three factors to consider as you craft your homebuying wish list. 1. Home Size Home sizes...
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Steps to Buy a Home
Posted on 10/01/2018
Steps to Buy a Home
If you want to own a home, it may be a good idea to enter the housing market sooner rather than later. That way, you can go from homebuyer to homeowner in no time at all. Ultimately, there are three steps to buy a home: 1. Conduct an Extensive Home Search The home search, aka "the fun part" of...
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Reasons to Accelerate the Homebuying Journey
Posted on 08/20/2018
Reasons to Accelerate the Homebuying Journey
If you plan to pursue a house, you likely want to enjoy a seamless homebuying experience. Although you may take extra steps to err on the side of caution as you explore myriad homes, there may be times when it helps to be an aggressive homebuyer. Ultimately, there are many reasons why you may want to be aggressive and...
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How Can You Rise Above the Homebuying Competition?
Posted on 08/09/2018
How Can You Rise Above the Homebuying Competition?
Let's face it – there is no shortage of buyers competing for the top residences. However, there are many things you can do to rise above the homebuying competition, and these include: 1. Review the Local Housing Market The housing market fluctuates. In some instances, the housing market may favor buyers. Or, in other cases, it may favor sellers....
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