I've discussed the 5 things you should consider when preparing to buy a home in the past. But you may also be wondering how much cash you need available for your home purchase. How much cash you will need up-front primarily depends on these three factors...Read More
Until you and your family are able to qualify for a home, you are likely paying far more in rent than it may cost to be a homeowner.
The high costs of rent, lead many to consider rent-to-own to help build stability and save your family on housing costs long-term. But once you're interested in rent-to-own in Milwaukee, how do you compare different opportunities? We pick up where we left off in Part Two of this series on camparing different rent-to-own homes in Milwaukee...Read More
The process of buying a home can seem nearly impossible if you can't get a loan right away. But until you and your family are able to qualify for a home, you are likely paying far more in rent than it costs to be own and maintain a home.
The high costs of renting, lead some to consider rent-to-own homes to help build stability and save on your family's housing costs long-term. But once you're interested in rent-to-own in Milwaukee, how do you compare different opportunities? With many rent to own homes in Milwaukee, consider these 4 key questions..Read More
Buying a house may not be simple as it seems. There are a number of criteria to meet, and any little thing can hurt your progress. It can be hard when you hear the words, "mortgage denied" but there is hope! If you were denied a mortgage loan, the first thing you need to do is find out why. A no from a bank could mean you brought the wrong documents or that you only need to do 1 or 2 things to get to a yes. There could also be a number of more serious items that are standing in the way of homeownership and need to be addressed as part of your Buying Plan, including:Read More
Many of us dream of someday being able to own a home. However, the process of purchasing a home can be complex and intimidating for most buyers. If you're interested in becoming a first-time homeowner but are feeling unsure of how to make it happen, we're here to help. By following some simple steps, you can get the ball rolling on your first home search in Milwaukee.Read More
Topics: Rent to Own
Owning a home is part of the American dream, and for many Milwaukee residents it is at least $100 a month cheaper to own then it is to rent. Owning a home gets rid of the frustration of when your landlord won’t fix anything and can be the answer to the question “How can I offer stability for my child?” But what do you do if you’re unable to qualify for an affordable mortgage loan? The solution could be to enter a rent-to-own program to achieve homeownership. But how do you rent-to-own in Milwaukee, the right way?Read More
If you are like one of the many aspiring homeowners out there, you have been dreaming of the day you will finally have a place to call your own. But about a purchasers are denied for a mortgage after application or are so worried about getting denied, they never apply. If done right, rent to own can make the home buying process easier for buyers who are unable to get approved for an affordable mortgage right away.
But where should you start? And how do you know the rent to own opportunity you have is legit...Read More