Home Buying Information

Feb. 11, 2021

How a Homebuyer LOST $6,000 and MORE!

In this week’s quick tip we discuss a REAL LIFE story that just occurred that perfectly illustrates why having a subpar lender could cost you a chance to buy a home PLUS lose out on serious cash! 💸💸💸

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Feb. 11, 2021

Am I too YOUNG to buy a home??

So many great topics we discussed on the @startfromgroundzero Podcast including, once you graduate how long you should you wait to make that jump in purchasing a home, secondly when should you start thinking about renting to tenants?? Such great questions so let’s dig into it!

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Feb. 11, 2021

How to BUY a Home: 15 Best Kept Secrets RECAP

#𝟏𝟓 𝐊𝐞𝐞𝐩 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐌𝐎𝐍𝐄𝐘 𝐰𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐭 𝐢𝐬

#14 𝐇𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐑𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭 𝐁𝐮𝐲𝐞𝐫'𝐬 𝐀𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐭

#1𝟑 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐜𝐤 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐂𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭 𝐒𝐜𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐥𝐲 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐏𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐲 𝐧𝐞𝐰 𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐭𝐲

#𝟏𝟐 𝐓𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐬 𝐚 𝐝𝐢𝐟𝐟𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞𝐭𝐰𝐞𝐞𝐧 𝐚 𝐏𝐫𝐞-𝐐𝐮𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐟𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐯𝐬 𝐚 𝐏𝐫𝐞-𝐀𝐩𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐯𝐚𝐥..𝐚𝐥𝐰𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐜𝐡𝐨𝐨??𝐞 𝐚 P ...

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Feb. 11, 2021

It's no Rocket Science but you'll be glad you asked for HELP: Secret # 1

We are finally at the END of our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home. We complete the series with Secret #1:

 𝐃𝐨𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐫𝐲 𝐭𝐨 𝐟𝐢𝐠𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐢𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐚𝐥𝐥 𝐛𝐲 𝐘𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐬𝐞𝐥𝐟

It is certainly not Rocket Science but having a Trusted Agent or Lender by your ...

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Feb. 11, 2021

DON'T count your chickens before they hatch! Secret #2 Don't Celebrate too early

Continuing our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home with the #2 Secret:

𝐃𝐨𝐧𝐭 𝐜𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐛𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐭𝐨𝐨 𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐥𝐲

You FINALLY got your offer accepted and yes that’s exciting BUT remember there is still SO much to get through so hold the real celebration just a few more ...

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Feb. 11, 2021

How to BID like a Pro! Secret #3: The Secret sauce of BIDDING!

Continuing our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home with the #3 Secret:

𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐒𝐞𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐭 𝐒𝐚𝐮𝐜𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐁𝐈𝐃𝐃𝐈𝐍𝐆

When it comes to negotiating and putting a strong OFFER it’s not just about the sales price! We discuss 3 important Ingredients that makes up the secret sauce of bidding ...

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Feb. 11, 2021

Money Doesn't Grow on Trees! Secret #4: Stick to your BUDGET!

Continuing our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home with the #4 Secret:

𝐒𝐭𝐢𝐜𝐤 𝐭𝐨 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐁𝐔𝐃𝐆𝐄𝐓

This process will test you for sure as the temptation to increase your price range to get exactly what you want will be strong!

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Feb. 11, 2021

You are Buying a House, not DATING it

Continuing our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home with the #5 Secret:

𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐘𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐄𝐌𝐎𝐓𝐈𝐎𝐍𝐒 𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐨𝐟 𝐢𝐭

Buying a home based on your Emotions will have you make some pretty bad decisions sometimes so go ahead and put aside your emotions in this journey and rely ...

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Feb. 11, 2021

Check under the hood!!

Continuing our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home with the #6 Secret:

𝐆𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐘𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐇𝐨𝐮𝐬𝐞 𝐚 𝐏𝐇𝐘𝐒𝐈𝐂𝐀𝐋

Just like you would check under the hood of a vehicle before you purchase it, you need to make sure the home you are purchasing is well inspected!

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Feb. 11, 2021

BIGGER isn't always BETTER!

Continuing our 15 Best-Kept Secrets to Buying a Home with the #7 Secret:

𝐁𝐈𝐆𝐆𝐄𝐑 𝐢𝐬𝐧𝐭 𝐚𝐥𝐰𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐁𝐄𝐓𝐓𝐄𝐑

Having the biggest, most lavish house on the block may seem exciting but it might end up costing you in the end!

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