It wasn’t that long ago that people were talking about how millennials simply weren’t buying homes. At the time, that was true—the millennial generation, on the whole, wasn’t looking to buy homes while in their mid or even late twenties. However, while some people may still think of millennials as the young generation, the truth is that the generation began in the early 80s (the exact year is subject to discussion). Many millennials are now in their mid-thirties, and even the youngest of this group has now finished college and are settling into their careers.
There are plenty of common misconceptions about the true cost of building vs buying. If you are still in the consideration phase of homeownership, take a look at our infographic below.
The journey to home-ownership is incredibly exciting, but does come with certain roadblocks. Even when you feel like it’s time to push full steam ahead, take a step back and make sure you’re taking care of the small details. Here are a few of our tips on actions to AVOID when buying a home.