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14 thoughts on “10 Tips on Buying a House

  1. Thanks for the great tips for buying a good house. My wife and I both feel that it’s time to buy one soon, so we’re about to start the whole process. I’ll be sure to start saving for a down payment of at least 20%, like you said. We’ve already got a good savings, but I’ll start adding even more to it!

  2. Tips for the home buyer will be,You know exactly what you qualify for and at what rate, you know how large your monthly mortgage payments will be, and you know how much you will have for a down payment. Once you are pre-approved, you avoid the frustration of finding homes that you think are perfect, but are not in your price range. Second, ask yourself where you want to live and what the best location for you and/or your family is.

  3. I thought it was smart how you mentioned that we should take advantage of the opportunity to visit lots of housing options before we make an offer. It makes sense that walking through homes will help you know what you want in the long run. I want to move across the country, so this is a hard thing for me to do. Looking at real estate online will be the best option for me.

  4. I love what you said about visiting a neighborhood on different days and times before making a decision when it comes to purchasing a home. Buying a house is a significant matter, so it’s a good idea to work with a reliable real estate company in order to get the best help possible. My wife and I are looking to purchase our first home, so we’ll make sure to partner with a reputable real estate company in order to find the best options for us.

  5. I like that you encouraged us to take pictures of the house that we will observe so that it will be easier for us to remember the details. I will definitely do that because I am a person who easily forgets things. There are times that I can ever forget what I am about to say to the person I am talking to. This will help us a lot on our house buying process especially that we plan to check every possible house in the Miami area next month.

  6. This was a great read; after all, there is a lot that you have to look into when buying a house. It is particularly great that the article brings up the importance of budget. After all, you will want to make sure that you work out how much you can spend before you start house hunting.

  7. I haven’t ever bought a home before, so I really appreciate the tips you gave. I didn’t realize that getting pre-approved for a loan was such a big part of starting the home buying process. I’ll definitely keep this in mind since I want to make sure I have the best chance possible of getting a home I’ll love.

  8. Thanks for the tips on making your home buying experience a smooth one. I agree that one of the best things you can do is get a loan pre-approved so you know what your finances and your budget is looking like. Someone recently told me that you should have at least a ten percent down payment to put down.

  9. Thanks for the tip to get a pre-approved loan, as it will help create a budget. My friend is looking for her very first home, as she and her husband wish to have children. I’ll share these tips with her so that she can prepare and find the perfect home for her family.

    1. Glad you found this information to be helpful and thank you for sharing it with your friend! We are always grateful to serve and help those who serve our country! Thank you!

  10. Thank you for these tips. It is also important to choose a right mortgage. You need to determine if you want a fixed or adjustable rate for your mortgage. You also need to decide how long you will be living in your home for, so that you can determine the loan type and term.

  11. I just wanted to thank you for going over these tips when buying a house. I’m glad you said that you should be honest about your income and understand what your budget is. My sister has been thinking of buying a house and it sounds like this could definitely be something worth spending the time to calculate.

    1. Thank you, Taylor! Glad you found this information helpful. Let us know know if Homes for Heroes can assist your sister in her journey of becoming a homeowner!

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