Hidden Costs of Buying a Home

The true cost of buying a home involves more than just the home’s list price. There are a variety of hidden costs of buying a home that home buyers need to budget for. Here are five hidden costs of home buying that every home buyer should know about.    1. Property Taxes   Property tax… Continue reading Hidden Costs of Buying a Home

What Exactly Is Included in Closing Costs?

If you’ve done your homework and you’re working with a responsible lender and real estate agent, you know that the cost of buying a home includes more than just the home’s list price.    The closing process has its own set of fees you need to account for when you’re setting your home buying budget. … Continue reading What Exactly Is Included in Closing Costs?

The Closing Process: A Step-by-Step Guide

After months, and sometimes years, of searching for the perfect home, reaching the closing table can feel like a relief. And while getting here does put you one step closer to owning your dream home, there is still a considerable amount of work to be done before the deal is sealed. Like all things in real… Continue reading The Closing Process: A Step-by-Step Guide