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Buying your first home? Now's an amazing time to buy your first home. Right now it is a perfect combination of low interest rates, low Beavercreek Ohio home prices and President Obama's stimulus plan; which gives you additional incentive to buy now. To help make your first time Beavercreek Ohio home buying experience the best it can be here are a few basic tips that should help you with your first purchase:
1) Know How Much You Can Afford Getting carried away with what you want versus what you can actually afford is really easy to do especially if you go with new construction. The selection center can have you upside down fast. Start with reasonable expectations.
2) Figure Out What You Truly Need Consider what your family’s immediate and future needs might hold and then decide on the number of bedrooms, bathrooms, and functional areas you require with all the amenities you feel you can't do without. If cooking is your thing, a well-equipped and spacious kitchen will be important. If you eat out 90% of the time, it is wasted space.
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4) Ask Questions Get insurance quotes so that you have a reasonable idea as to the total cost of your monthly mortgage. Check the information on the Beavercreek Ohio home properties you are interested in to find out what the taxes are. Add that amount to your total monthly mortgage and you’ll have a great idea as to what to expect.
Buying your first Beavercreek Ohio home should be a thrill of a lifetime and with proper planning it most certainly can be.
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Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.