Preparing to Buy a Home
Before beginning to house shop, it’s important to prioritize your finances. The last thing you want is to find the perfect home, place an offer, and then get refused for a mortgage approval. A bit of preparation goes a long way in choosing the right property for you and your family and achieving your financial goals.
Once you’ve gotten your pre-approval, considered all ownership costs, and saved enough money for a down payment, make a list of your criteria. Ask yourself which of these is the most important: