Are you thinking about buying a home in order to fix it up and flip it for a profit? Although flipping sounds like a fairly easy task once you have purchased the home, it’s not all that it seems. Make sure you are properly prepared.
A termite inspection is an important part of the homebuying process. But do you know the signs of termite infestation that might happen after you purchase?
We’ve always heard that owning a home is a good move for your financial future. Your parents heard it and so did their parents. But the recent housing bubble has caused many to question whether that is still true.
Home Buyers now have the equivalent of a Swiss Army Knife to help them find the right home in the right neighborhood.
Home buyers in California have to be glad that 2013 is over. After suffering through months of very few homes to buy, the most recent data indicates things are looking up for home buyers in 2014.
If you’re buying a home in 2014, your experience will be unlike any home buyers before you have gone through. In January QM (Qualified Mortgage) guidelines became the law of the land and lenders are scrambling to interpret when they apply.
Now that you’re emotionally and financially ready to buy a home, you can start to prepare for the actual journey down the path to homeownership.
According to the National Association of REALTORS®, 25% of home buyers are single. Many of these non-married buyers, buy homes jointly with other non-married buyers such as boyfriends, girlfriends or partners.
You’ve gotten pre-approved, so you know what your target price range is. You’ve found a great real estate agent. Now it’s time to get started looking at houses. Don’t forget to put together a strategy for choosing the perfect house.