How To Buy A House

By Marcela

Start your research early

As soon as you can start reading websites newspapers and magazines that have real state listings. Using apps like Trulia and Zillow may be really helpful also.

Determine how much you can afford.

Look for homes no more than 3 to 5 times your annual household income. To save for down payment try Discover Banks AutoSavers Plan

when shopping for a home

when shopping for a home test the plumbing, try the electrical system, and check if doors and windows work alright. You should also see if the other houses in the block are well maintained and if the house is conveniently located near places of your interest.

find the right real state agent

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shop for your home and make an offer

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get a home inspection

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have the home appraised

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close the sale

sign all the paper work. Once the check is delivered to the seller you are ready to move in into your new home!
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