Well, I did it guys. I moved out on my own and into a townhouse that I bought for myself. In the midst of pure excitement (I own something now, I’ve invested!), I also get rocked time-to-time with some nerves. Through it all though, what I’ve learned is that buying a house is huge, but your life will largely just continue to be your life. Here’s what to expect when you buy your first house.Read More
As I mentioned a few weeks ago, I’m currently under contract for a house. It has been a whirlwind, but one of the most simultaneously interesting and exhausting portion of the house-buying process is financing the purchase.
Before I began house shopping, this is how I pictured getting a loan: you call up your bank, tell them you’re buying a house, they run your credit, assign you an interest rate and then you have a loan.Read More