Understanding how to fins and finance the perfect home for you!!
Buying a house can require a lot of time and effort, these 10 steps can help make the home buying process manageable and help you make the best decisions possible.
STEP 1: START YOUR RESEARCH EARLY
As soon as you can, start reading Web sites, newspapers such as the Record Eagle of Traverse City, and magazines that have real estate listings. Make a note of particular homes you are interested in and see how long they stay on the market. Also, note any changes in asking prices. This will give you a sense of the housing trends in Traverse City.
STEP 2: DETERMINE HOW MUCH HOUSE YOU CAN AFFORD
Lenders generally recommend that people look for homes that cost no more than…