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You might be able to purchase the house of your dreams for less than the asking price. If the owner is in a hurry to move or the house has been on the market for months and you are the first person to make an offer, the seller might be willing to shave thousands of dollars off the price or to make concessions in other areas to sweeten the deal. When to … [Read more...] about When and How to Negotiate the Price of Your New Home
Shopping for a home can be a great experience—especially for first-time homebuyers who have always dreamed of owning their own place. However, it’s critical to know how much you can truly afford. After all, there is more to consider than just the price of a home. Thanks to online calculators and apps, it’s easy to figure out how much a mortgage payment … [Read more...] about Home Shopping? Know What You Can Afford
If you’re buying a home, you’ll more than likely be obtaining a mortgage, which you may not know much about. In fact, unless you’ve been involved in a home sale before, there are many things you will be learning about for the first time. Here is a handy list of some of the key terms that every person involved in a real estate transaction should … [Read more...] about Terms Every Homebuyer Should Understand