Posted on 19th Dec 2017 12:25:08
DO A WALK-THROUGH
Schedule an appointment to walk through the home one last time just before your closing.
Make sure repairs you requested have been made.
Look for major changes since you last viewed the property.
See if the sellers left everything they promised to leave.
Posted on 19th Dec 2017 12:22:31
ARE YOU READY TO BUY?
Owning your own home is about more than just being able to decorate any way you like; it's about being prepared to maintain your home over the years, realizing that part of your income and time will go towards repairs and maintenance. It's about being willing to take the risks of home ownership with a realistic expectation of the rewards.
HOW MUCH CAN YOU AFFORD?
It can be discouraging to find that your salary won't stretch as far as the home you want to own. However, sacrificing a huge part of your income just to pay the mortgage can very quickly make home ownership a burden rather than a point of pride. It's better to buy a modest home now and look at purchasing your "dream home" in a few years.
WHAT IS YOUR