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December 2013

Start at the Beginning

What’s the first question you ask yourself when you’re ready to buy a home?  It should be, “How much can I afford?”  Without that crucial piece of information, you can’t even begin your search.  Figure your monthly income and debt…

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Reaching the Finish Line

My last column got you started on your purchase by determining how much you could afford, getting loan pre-approval, finding the right agent to tour suitable homes.  Now what? Get “comparables” from your representative for each appealing home, review property…

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If They Should Ask

If They Should Ask

When you tell friends and family you’re going to buy or sell a home, and they ask, “Why are you working through a real estate agent when you can just use the internet,” how will you respond?  Your first answer…

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