Over the next 12 weeks, this blog will focus on on the many parts of purchasing a home. We know that purchasing a home—whether it be your first or your fifteenth—can be stressful and confusing.
But it doesn’t have to be! We help people buy homes all the time! This series explores and explains the typical roadmap to purchasing a home. Some steps are more cumbersome than others, but if you know what to expect you won’t be taken off guard if (and when!) complications arise!
For the third part of this series, we'll be covering the costs associated with buying a home.
Four main costs are associated with purchasing a home: earnest money, home inspection, appraisal, and closing costs. First, let’s talk about earnest money.