For Buyers

Don’t Forget to Budget for Closing Costs

Posted on Sep 03, 2021 in For Buyers

When buying a home, it’s important to have a budget and make sure you plan ahead for certain homebuying expenses. Saving for a down payment is the main cost that comes to mind for many, but budgeting for the closing costs required to get a mortgage is just as important.

What are closing costs? According to Trulia, “When you close on a home, a number...

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What To Expect During Inspection

Posted on Aug 20, 2021 in For Buyers

When you are buying a home for the first time, you’re likely to run into many processes that you haven’t been through before. One of the most important parts of the purchasing process is your property inspection. It may seem daunting, but if you know your role and the role of others, it can make the process less stressful. Here is what you should e...

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Tips on the Real Estate Closing Process

Posted on Aug 06, 2021 in For Buyers

Before you sign on the dotted lines, ask yourself these six crucial questions.

1. What Am I Buying?

Make sure you have done your due diligence and inspected the property thoroughly. This could be the biggest investment you ever make (emotionally as well as financially) so know what you are getting yourself into before you seal the deal.

2. What Sort o...

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First-Time Buyer Advice

Posted on Jul 23, 2021 in For Buyers

If you’ve never purchased a house before, you may have no idea where to begin when preparing to become a homeowner. You may be on the fence about buying, or you may feel like you are ready to buy a home today. Either way, these tips can help anyone feel a little more prepared for their first home purchase!

Money is Key

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How to Move With Kids

Posted on Jul 09, 2021 in For Buyers

As if moving isn't already hard enough, adding your children into the mix can present a whole new challenge. Kids are resilient, but major changes like big moves can be difficult to work through if children aren't prepared. Depending on their age, your children may be leaving behind a school, friends, and activities that they've grown to love. Inst...

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What to Pack for the First Night In Your New Home

Posted on Jun 18, 2021 in For Buyers

You just finished unloading the final box from the moving truck, and now you’re officially moved in to your new home! You go to take a shower to wash off the day, only to realize you don’t have a shower curtain. After spending a full day moving into a new home, the last thing you are going to want to do is dig through all of your unopened boxes to...

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