first time home buyers in monroe ny: FAQs for First Time Home Buyers - 02/28/14 03:40 AM
FAQ:  What are the most important things I need prior to looking for a new home?
A:  Patience, excitement, and a sense of humor. 
FAQ:  No, really. 
A:  Yes, really, but before you start your home search, you also need other things - a mortgage pre-approval, a down-payment and a list of your requirements.  
The mortgage pre-approval is critical for several reasons.  First, it enables you to focus your search only on the homes you can really buy.  Finding a home you absolutely love, and then finding out it is beyond your financial reach, can be incredibly disappointing.  Second, an offer cannot be submitted … (6 comments)

first time home buyers in monroe ny: First Time Home Buyers: Can You Afford to Buy? - 02/23/14 09:12 PM
The following is an update to information I first published in 2011.  
This is the second of a three-part series for First Time Home Buyers.   The first part discussed the differences between renting and owning a home.  Once you've decided that you do want to own your own home, the next logical question is whether you can afford to do so.  This blog will help you make that determination.
When you start looking for a home, one of the first things a real estate agent will ask you is whether you have been pre-approved for a mortgage.  Pre-approval is necessary … (15 comments)

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