So, here we are, never have we even rented a house before and have not a single idea of what the hell we are doing most of the time. I like to call our approach to home owning “figure it out as we go”! See what what we forgot for seven months as new homeowners and learn from our mistakes!
We recently purchased our first house. Like haven’t-even-moved-in-yet recently … and we have incurred thousands in unexpected expenses. We are discovering that these items add up quickly, especially when we hadn’t accounted for them. We are such newbies.
So you wanna buy a house. Outstanding! Congratulations! I am so happy for you. . . but are you really ready to commit to taking on a lot of extra work over the next few months? The process of buying a home is time-consuming. My family and I started really looking to buy a home exactly two months…
Buying The House: We Didn’t Get An Agent & Came To Regret It We have been working towards buying our first home for years now. Somewhere along the line a few years ago, we decided that the ideal time to move would be during this coming summer when Sarah was between elementary and middle school. Why? Well, although we…