Buying your first home is a big and exciting step toward your dream of building a solid financial future. With a lot to consider - credit score, down payments and mortgage rates - you don't want first-time homebuyer myths about the process to derail your goals. A Google search can pull up good information, but it can also be difficult to … [Read more...] about 10 First-Time Homebuyer Myths You Shouldn’t Ignore
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Buy a Home in Kansas City (or Keep on Renting) ?
The answer to the question about whether any individual or family would be better off if they rent or buy a home can differ depending upon when the question is posed as well as the particulars of the available properties in either category. Even when the financial calculations make it clear that to buy a home in Kansas City would result in … [Read more...] about Buy a Home in Kansas City (or Keep on Renting) ?
Part 2: What First Time Johnson County Home Buyers Aren’t Told
Of all the things first time home buyers in Johnson County are told, some that turn out to be pretty important are too often overlooked. Here are four items first time home buyers will find useful to know: 4. Remodeling costs more than you think You’ve found a fixer: your energy is to be applauded. But before you write that offer, if you are one … [Read more...] about Part 2: What First Time Johnson County Home Buyers Aren’t Told
7 Things No One Tells Johnson County First Time Home Buyers
First time home buyers are told a lot of things — “Save your money,” their parents advise. “Location, location, location!” their friend’s friend cautions. Reasonable advice, for certain. But there some important elements of the home buying process which a typical first time home buyer doesn’t usually hear. We’ve listed some of the most important … [Read more...] about 7 Things No One Tells Johnson County First Time Home Buyers