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Purchasing your first home is always an exciting life milestone. However, if you want to make a smooth and easy transition into home ownership, there are a few mistakes you should try to avoid along the way, such as:


Not Shopping around for a Lender


When trying to purchase your first home, the simple act of being pre-approved for a mortgage can be a huge relief. However, it is rarely a good idea to finalize your mortgage with the first lender who pre-approves you. Instead, you should try to shop around with multiple lenders to see who can offer you the best rates and lowest closing costs. Failing to do so could end up costing you thousands of dollars in the long-run.


Failing to Consider the Neighborhood


The house you just saw may be your dream home, but what about the neighborhood? The property's surroundings often have an effect on the quality of life you will enjoy in your new home - so you would be well advised to learn as much about it as you possibly can. After all, the last thing you...

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