3 Things No One Tells You About Buying a House

This past November, my boyfriend and I were lucky enough to buy our first home — even with student loans and an ongoing pandemic.  Not even COVID-19 could dull the thrill of buying a home, though it did make it an incredibly sterile process (pun intended). Even though I write about mortgages and buying a […]

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‘Our Dream Home Failed Inspection’: A Warning to Buyers

There was so much to love about this old house—that is, until a home inspection revealed some scary secrets. Here’s what other home buyers should know.

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No-credit-check Apartments: How To Rent An Apartment With No Credit History

These days, a good credit score is a requirement for everything from buying a home to setting up a cell phone contract. In many cases, it’s also a necessity if you want to rent an…

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5 Telltale Signs That You May Not Be Ready To Buy a Home

While you might be mentally ready to buy a home, your financial situation might tell a different story and will indicate if you’re ready to buy a house.

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Home Buyer’s Guide: How to Purchase a Property, From Start to Finish [Free Download]

Purchasing a home is both exciting and a major milestone in your life, so you’ll want to be prepared for what to expect to avoid a stressful process. Having an in-depth look at the buyer’s journey can help you make informed and confident decisions. From finding a real estate agent, negotiating offers to getting your […]

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How Much House Should I Afford?

The internet is a treasure trove when it comes to finding information that can help you buy your first home. Unfortunately, searching for “How much house can I afford?” will mostly lead you to online calculators that use an algorithm to come up with a generic estimate. To come up with a figure, these calculators […]

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8 Hidden Problems in the Bedroom You Might Not Spot in a Home Video Tour

Glossing over the bedroom could mean huge pet peeves after you buy—or worse, real problems that cost you money. Watch out for these issues in the boudoir. 

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So You Want to Buy a Fixer-Upper: Here’s What You Need to Know

Stephen and David St. Russell, self-taught renovation and fixer-upper experts, are sharing their advice for homebuyers who are looking to explore buying a home that needs some extra TLC.

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How to Prepare For Closing Day [Free Downloadable PDF]

After you’ve successfully put in an offer for your dream home and set a date for closing, you’ve come to the final steps of your home buying journey. However aside from getting the keys, you’ll want to be prepared for the additional costs, and steps that will be required for a successful home purchase. The […]

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