What should you do when you’re buying a house for the first time?
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Buying a house for the first time can be overwhelming. With all of the factors, people, and money involved, many people have no idea how to start.
So if you’re struggling to get onto the first rung on the property ladder, Veronica Morgan has helpfully laid out 9 steps for you. These will help you get the house you want at a price that’s right down your alley.
Watch the video for her complete insights, but here’s a cheat sheet for you if you need it.
- Deposit – Sounds obvious, but it’s the hardest thing to do.
Get a good mortgage broker – Because getting the structure right and getting good advice at this stage is crucial.
Put together a wish list – Write down absolutely everything you want. You may not get another chance later
Go out and do some research
Get advice from the experts – Yes, experts. Not your parents or well-meaning friends. Unless of course, they are experts in the field.
Review your expectations – Go back to your wish list and match them up with your research and advice.
Inspect for real
Do your due diligence – Now that you’ve found a property that you like, work out what it’s worth.