Purchasing a Home

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6 Steps to Buying a Distressed/Foreclosed Property

6 Steps to Buying a Foreclosed/Distressed Property Get pre-approved for a mortgage Find a property on www.ahomesuitehome.com Study the sale prices of comparable homes in your area If you are relocating, have employment or transfer in process Remember the sale is for the home as-is Price is rarely negotiable

By | 2018-02-07T23:31:35+00:00 February 1st, 2018|

24 Creative Ways to Come Up with a Down Payment

24 Creative Ways to Come Up With a Down Payment To successfully purchase a home today, you will need a minimum down payment of 5%(depends on your credit score) of the purchase price. Gone are the days of no down payment alternatives, down payment assistance and seller-offered programs to come up with the money needed to buy a home. Instead, let’s look ways some of my new homeowners have used over the years to secure a home. 1. Gift Money Gift money is simply that — a gift from family or documented close relationship. The gifter needs to provide a gift letter and paper trail of the monies they are gifting for the benefit of the buyer. In other words, they’ll have to provide a bank account showing they had the [...]

By | 2018-02-07T23:35:30+00:00 January 26th, 2018|