YOUR BUYING RESOURCE

Everything from A to Z for buying a home in Northern Virginia, Maryland & DC.   


 ABOUT YOU

  • EMPLOYMENT - Two years of stable income and work history

  • DEBTS - Keep your debts as low as possible. Note - A high car payment above $500, high student loan balances and other large debts will factor into your maximum monthly payment.

  • CREDIT 101 - Is your credit score below 600? Learn more about your options for credit improvement.

  • MAGIC CREDIT SCORE - What’s the magic credit score? 

  • WHEN TO START THE PROCESS 


ABOUT THE PROCESS 

  • THE TRUE COST OF RENTING - Have you thought about the yearly cost of renting a home? The average rental amount in the Washington Metro area is $1,750 per month, if you continued to pay this amount in 7 years, you would have paid $147,000 in rent.

  • LEARN HOME BUYING IN 5 MINUTES 

  • THE HOMEBUYING PROCESS - From selecting a loan to closing on your home. 

  • YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES - It’s important to know what “NOT” to do when you are buying a home

  • TITLE INSURANCE - Insurance is everywhere. It's important to have insurance on your real estate investment. The lender protects themselves with lenders title insurance. Learn more about how it protects you and your investment with owner’s title insurance.

  • BUYING A HOME WITH ANOTHER PERSON - Find out the different ways to have your title.

  • WHO REPRESENTS WHO - Learn about the different types of agency. 


ABOUT YOUR NEXT HOME


ABOUT FINANCING 


CLOSING & AFTER


BENEFITS OF A PROFESSIONAL REALTOR - It won’t cost you a penny to have buyer’s agent. 


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