Here Are 8 Key Questions to Ask When Buying a House

There are many factors to consider during the home buying process. After all, buying a home most likely will be the biggest purchase ever in your life.

So, learn from my mistakes, and be sure to ask these eight important questions when buying your first or next house. 

How Much Can I Afford?

This question may seem to be the most obvious every potential homebuyer should ask. But, unfortunately, it’s not unheard of a person falling in with a house for sale without looking at their finances.

How Much Are Property Taxes?

Although the home’s purchase price may be attractive, it’s essential to account for property taxes because they vary from neighborhood to neighborhood.

How Much Are Closing Costs?

Aside from making a down payment on the house, there are closing costs to complete the real estate transaction between the buyer and seller. These closing include an origination fee, title search, title insurance, and appraisal fees.

Why Is the Seller Leaving?

Also, if the house has been sitting on the market for some time, it can make you question if recent home buyers have discovered something odd that you haven’t yet. So, be sure to ask!

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