Should You, Rent Or Buy?
Although, many people consider owning a home, of one’s own, as the American Dream, some individuals may not be suited, or happy, being homeowners, while others may become house – rich, while making the rest of their lives, more stressful, than is healthy, and/ or happy. Since, for most of us, our house represents our single – biggest, financial asset, doesn’t it make sense to be an educated, informed, prepared buyer, rather than, merely an emotional/ hopeful, one? With that in mind, this article will attempt to briefly, identify, consider, examine and review, a few of the relevant considerations, in…10 Tips for First Time Home Buyers
Planning to buy a home? Here are some things to be aware of: 1. Lender: Step one – meet with a lender FIRST to find out if you qualify to buy and how much you can afford.Real Estate Caveat: Don’t Market – Time!
While there may be certain periods of time, when one, might find a better opportunity, than another, in terms of buying or selling real estate, it is rarely a good idea, to try to apply the principles of market – timing, to this endeavor. There are so many factors, which might impact pricing, some more obvious and/ or predictable, while others more dependent on less predictable current events, etc. While human nature, is such, we all like to find a bargain, the actual fact, is, doing this, has certain risks and uncertainties, and other factors, involved.Is There A Perfect Time, To Buy A Home?
As a Real Estate Licensed Salesperson, in the State of New York, for over a decade, I have often, been asked, if there’s such a thing, as the best time, to buy a house. However, while this differs, from individual, to individual, the short answer, is, it depends! It depends on the local market, one’s needs, goals and priorities, availability, personal finances, and, whether one locates, what he considers, to be, his dream home.Prepare Your Credit, And Reduce The Stress Of Home Buying
Although, most of consider, owning a home, of our own, to be, a key component of the American Dream, few are ready, willing, and/ or able, to prepare effectively, in order to reduce some of the foreseeable stresses and strains, in order to significantly reduce many of the hassles of the process. While some of these, may not be, simply addressed, one area, it makes sense, to be prepared for, is, in the area, of enhancing one’s credit worthiness, and being ready and prepared, in this area. With that in mind, this article will attempt to briefly, examine, consider, review,…