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The 10 Commandments of Buying a Home

Are You Buying a New Home?

If you're getting started with the home-buying process in the Piqua area, then congratulations! Buying a new home is an exciting step, full of promise and potential. But wait — before you get started, you're going to need to keep a few things in mind. Take a look at one of the most important home-buying guides in the real estate world: The 10 Commandments of Buying a Home. 

Any questions? Don't hesitate to give the Kathy Henne Team a call today!

Commandment 1

Though shalt not change jobs, become self-employed or quit your job.

Commandment 2

Thou shalt not buy a car, truck or van (or you may be living in it).

Commandment 3

Thou shalt not use credit cards excessively or let current accounts fall behind.

Commandment 4

Thou shalt not spend money you have set aside for closing.

Commandment 5

Thou shalt not omit debts or liabilities from your loan application.

Commandment 6

Thou shalt not buy new furniture or get married before closing.

Commandment 7

Thou shalt not originate any inquiries into your credit.

Commandment 8

Thou shalt not make large deposits without checking with your loan officer.

Commandment 9

Thou shalt not change bank accounts.

Commandment 10

Thou shalt not co-sign or sign for any type of loan before closing.

Ready to Start Your Home Search?

Now that you're armed with the most important commandments of the home-buying process, let's get started! In addition to these handy tips, we're also proud to offer a variety of other resources—from mortgage calculators to first-time buyer guides—meant to simplify your buying journey. 

With years of experience in the Piqua area, a wide network of local contacts, and a wealth of professional experience, the experts at the Kathy Henne Team are dedicated to helping you find your dream home. Give us a call today, and let's get started!

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