Most Wanted Real Estate's Blog
Are you on the hunt for a more efficient living space? Whether you're a first-time buyer or downsizing from a larger home, buying small can still mean living big. Let's explore four positives to living in a smaller, more intimate house or condo.
There's a lot of flexibility and personal freedom associated with self-employment that can be a great benefit to your lifestyle and your pocketbook. However, because of the somewhat unpredictable nature of self-employment, it can make acquiring a mortgage a little more difficult. If you've recently become self-employed or have been in the game for a while, here are some things you may want to consider before submitting your mortgage application.
Home ownership can provide amazing opportunities for buyers in Montana. Getting approved for a mortgage loan is among the most important initial steps. Once you know the amount that you can reasonably afford, you can speak with a licensed real estate agent about buying a home.
This is a market ready for first-time home buyers. There are some great programs out there to help with that first time purchase, whether it’s education, downpayment assistance, and others. And did you know that you don’t technically have to be a “first-time” home buyer? You just have to not have owned a home for at least three years and you technically become listed as a first-time home buyer again. This is particularly helpful for those that lost their homes because of divorce, bankruptcy, foreclosure, etc. We’ve all been through rough times and won’t be punished forever.
So here are some tips if you are ready to make your “first” purchase.