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Oct. 17, 2020

How much you should put down to purchase your new home?

Historically, home buyers seek to put down 20% when they purchase a home.

However, according to a recent survey by The National Association of Realtors (NAR), the actual national average is much closer to 10%.

When it comes to first-time homebuyers, the average down payment is at 4% as per ...

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Posted in Buyers, Credit Help, Va Loan
April 20, 2020

Home Buyer Process for Buyers

Home Buying Process with Buckner Homes Realty Inc. is different than with any other realtor.  Our agents have the same values, which are to help the customer.  Every customer is different and their needs are different.  Buckner Homes Realty Inc. is Ocala’s Realtors that help before, during ...

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Posted in Buyers, Credit Help, home
April 20, 2020

PLANNING ON PURCHASING YOUR FIRST HOME?

HERE'S HOW TO CONTRIVE FOR THESE CONCEALED COSTS

Plan for future financial needs because they will surely occur:

There’s an undisputed feeling of joy in you when you finally secure that perfect home you have been looking for; you know the one with the nice neighborhood, impressive house and ...

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Posted in Buyers, Credit Help, home
April 20, 2020

7 TIPS FOR FIRST TIME HOME BUYERS

TIP 1: Be sure if you are getting the house at the price that is close or at the same level with prevailing real estate’s price. You might not be sure about the price and it is always advisable to check for sold home prices on popular real estate websites ...

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April 20, 2020

FIVE ERRORS YOU DON'T WANT TO MAKE BEFORE PURCHASING A HOME

Buying that home you have planned for is possibly the most important and exciting thing in your life. If you want to make this feeling a lifelong one, it is very important you give full attention to the basics of home buying in order to make a knowledgeable decision. Below ...

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April 20, 2020

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO WHEN BUYING A HOME

Buying a home is usually the biggest financial investment you will ever make in your lifetime. Report has it that 40% of Americans have their wealth buried in their homes. Highlighted below is a guide on buying a house alongside advice you will need as you deliberate on making that ...

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Posted in Buyers, Credit Help, home
April 14, 2020

Fears and Facts About Buying a Home

  • Fear: I can’t afford to buy a home right now.
  • Fact: Actually, you can’t afford not to buy a home right now.

A home is the largest financial asset most people have due to equity and appreciation over time.

  • Fear: I should wait until the real estate market gets better.
  • Fact ...
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Posted in Buyers, Credit Help, home
April 14, 2020

How Can a Real Estate Agent Help Me?

Whether you’re in the market for a primary residence, an investment property or a second home, purchasing real estate involves many important considerations and decisions. A real estate agent can provide the focus, due diligence and expertise needed to help you find the home of your dreams.

As Real Estate ...

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April 14, 2020

Understanding Common Real Estate Terms

Real Estate Professional

A person licensed to negotiate and transact the sale of real estate.

Appraisal

A professional opinion of the market value of a property.

Hazard Insurance Representative

A person who provides hazard insurance to protect the homeowner and the lender against physical damage to property. This insurance may ...

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April 14, 2020

Buyer’s First steps with Lender

Deciding how much house you can afford

Before you start house hunting, you need to determine how much house you can afford, which will entail getting either prequalified or preapproved for a home loan. Buckner Homes Realty agents can help you find a mortgage broker to begin the process. While ...

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Posted in Buyers, Credit Help, home