Categories for First Time Home Buyer

4 Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying My First Rental Property

October 8, 2021 by Leave a comment

In June, my girlfriend and I purchased our first home in Naugatuck, CT, at the age of 25. After shopping around, we landed on a four unit multi-family home that was fully occupied for ten years. Not only was this our first home, but it was our first rental property as well. Entering the homeownership... View Article

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How I Bought My First House in CT at 25

August 18, 2021 by Leave a comment

The Journey Back in December 2020, my girlfriend Annie and I started taking the steps needed to become homeowners. After getting pre-approved, we started looking into single-family homes in Connecticut, but shortly after realized that we couldn’t afford it comfortably if we wanted to eat every day. After some bumps in the road, learning the... View Article

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4 Crucial Steps to Finding the Best Mortgage Deal

July 26, 2019 by Leave a comment

We all want to save as much of our hard earned money as we can. Luckily for those shopping for a mortgage, there are several steps you can take to ensure you are saving money and getting the best deal possible. Step 1: Get Lots of Estimates Home loans are available from many different types... View Article

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FHA vs Conventional Loans: How to Choose [Updated for 2018]

November 10, 2017 by 1 Comment

Unless you’re already a mortgage expert, picking between an FHA loan and a conventional loan can be tricky. Luckily, we’re about to lay it all out for you—the advantages, the disadvantages, the requirements, and how to choose. If you just want to sit back and relax, our mortgage blogger, Carter Wessman, can walk you through... View Article

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4 Steps to Take to Find Yourself the Best Mortgage Deal

July 28, 2017 by Leave a comment

We all want to save as much of our hard earned money as we can. Luckily for those shopping for a mortgage, there are several steps you can take to ensure you are saving money and getting the best deal possible. Step 1: Get Lots of Estimates Home loans are available from many different types... View Article

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