Blog Posts By Date: April 2023
Buying a house can be a difficult task for anyone to do. So of course with student loans, an entry-level job, and the desire to travel and explore the world, it’s understandable why as a young person there’s the decision to rent over buying. However, homeownership presents many benefits that cause a significant impact to your financial future when choosing to purchase a home earlier rather than later. There’s a reason that Urban Institute finds $72,000 difference between those who purchase a home between 25 and 34, and those who waited to buy until 35 to 44.
1)Building Equity: Why is it Important to have Equity? What is Equity? One of the most important and crucial parts of owning a home is generating and building equity. Equity is the amount of wealth you have generated from owning your home. Equity can be generated by paying your monthly mortgage, or by appreciation in home value. This wealth can be used later to do things that would otherwise create a challenge for those without it. Equity can be used to pay for higher education, make home improvements, pay for higher education, gain an even better home, and so much more. more...