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Three Things to Look for in a Starter Home

Posted On: May 24, 2017 by Bank of Blue Valley in: Mortgages, Personal Finances, Savings

If you’re in the market for your first home, congratulations! Becoming a homeowner is an exciting step on your financial journey. At Bank of Blue Valley, we have personal lenders with years of experience here to help you find the best financing option for your new home.   After speaking with a lender to help determine your family’s ideal price point, it’s time to start viewing potential homes. During this process you’re bound to find a home you’ll fall in love with, and others that may send you running for the hills. As you ride this rollercoaster of an experience, we recommend searching for the following three things in your family’s ideal new house:   Good Bones. Starter homes are a great option to find a great house within an affordable budget. To ensure your investment lasts for the long-term, we recommend taking a hard look at any foundational cracks, leans, or other structural ailments. While the rest of the house could...