Archive for November 6, 2018
It is difficult to put a finger on what you like most about home ownership. It might be that for the first time in your adult life you do not have a neighbor on the other side of an apartment wall. It might be that you now get to walk from inside your house to a the garage when it is time to leave for work. No scraping of snow, no stepping in puddles. It might be that your rent money is no longer being thrown out that window, but instead you are investing in yourself every time that you make a house payment.
You still remember the nerves when you interviewed realtors for the first time. You felt as if you were taking your adulting game to a whole new level. Talking about down payments, budgeting for a monthly mortgage, and researching interest rates that were available on different kinds of loans. The realtors offered lots of advice, but it was important that you also did your own chec