My enduring image from our closing day will be of Joe standing naked in our living room, phone to his ear, grimacing while he tries to sort out a misunderstanding over our down payment, as I go through breathing exercises to calm myself down from a mini panic attack. Which all makes our closing day … Continue reading Closing After-Action Report
Our first photo in our new home
We get one more look at our new house before closing - and it's better than we remember it!
As you approach closing, beware of this convincing email hack / scam.
What we've learned about buying a home by actually going through the process, is that while the steps are ostensibly the same across the board - find a home, secure a loan, get an inspection - everyone's experience is vastly different based on the state of the home they're buying, location, financial situation and people … Continue reading Our Guide to Buying a Home in NJ
When we first viewed what will eventually be our new home, we knew after about five minutes that it was the place for us.
The idea of buying in Brooklyn went from attainable but hard to stomach to near impossible.
Well, the short answer is, we're buying a house!