How Much Money Do I Need to Buy a House?

How Much Money Do I Need to Buy a House?

Have you been bitten by the HGTV bug? While renovation costs are often covered in TV shows, there are a few hidden price tags that come with purchasing a home that are never discussed. It may be more fun to crunch numbers when it comes to the projects and possible resale (cha ching!), but there are a few lump sums you’ll need to cough up before you can even get the keys. Because I don’t want you to be blindsided, I’ll go over the basics that you should start saving for now. Don’t be discouraged; just be informed!

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