Preparing To Shop For Your Mortgage

Dated: February 8 2019

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Preparing To Shop For Your Mortgage

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Buying a home is exciting. It’s also one of the most important financial decisions you’ll make. Choosing a mortgage to pay for your new home is just as important. Don’t rush into it.


GOALS FOR THIS PHASE

Determine How Much You Want to Spend On A Home

Decide If It's The Right Time To Buy A Home

Gather Your Application Paperwork


ACTION STEPS

Before you start shopping for a home and a mortgage, set yourself up for success by taking time to prepare. Use this step-by-step guide to check your credit, assess your finances, set your home-price budget, and more.

Check Your Credit
Assess Your Spending
Budget For New Or Changed Expenses
Determine Your Down Payment
Decide How Much You Want To Spend On A Home
Consider Whether It's The Right Time For You To Buy
Build A Network Of Advisors
Create A Loan Application Package


TOOLS FOR THIS PHASE

Credit Report ChecklistSpending TrackerInterest Rate Explorer

Please select one of the 4 Links Below to continue
Back To StartExploring Loan ChoicesComparing Loan OffersClosing On Your New Home

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Terry Eibeck

Terry is the Principal Broker at Regional Realty. He is a motivated Realtor specializing with investors and new home buyers located in the following areas; Alexandria, Ft. Thomas, Ft. Mitchell, Indepe....

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