In normal times, first-time homeowners will start holding housewarming parties, or barbecues, or other gatherings, to show off their home and garden. You may even have been invited to some of these. Now that we are entering stage three, and people are cautiously gathering again, you might get invited to one of these in the near future. Look closely at your friend or neighbour - notice how proud they look when they show you their new place? (Even if you're not seeing them in person yet, their social media posts about their home may tell the same story). There's no feeling like it.
You might even start wondering when or whether it's your turn. You're in the driver's seat on this! Home ownership is possible, if you have a plan. Even if you aren't ready just yet, you can be - and with the right plan in place, the big day may be closer than you had imagined.
The first step to taking control of your home ownership dream is to find out where you stand right now. Many buyers and sellers don’t realize that they’re already in a financial position to buy their next home. One step is to find out what you can afford. Check out these tips. The second is to build your support team.
There's a lot of researching and learning to do, before we set a single showing appointment - if you think you're ready, or even if you want to figure out how to get ready, reach out. Let's get you started.