You know the benefits of owning your home. You know the government is begging you to buy and are willing to put their (your) money in your pocket as a reward for buying. You know that your lease expires soon or you are willing to pay whatever penalty is necessary to terminate your lease early so you can get in on the best time in over 50 years to buy… Now what?
A. Define The Parameters
1) Meet with a lender who has been recommended by people you trust and have them pull your credit report and extract all needed data about your job, your income, your expenses, etc. so they can tell you the appropriate, maximum price range you should pay for your new home.
Meet with a REALTOR® who has been recommended by people you trust, and talk with…