There is nothing quite as exciting as buying a home and taking this big step can feel daunting when you don't know what industry terms mean. We simplify the process with our regularly updated frequently asked questions section on home loans
4 Money mistakes first-time buyers make and how to avoid them
24 Feb 2023
Navigating your finances as an aspiring first-time home buyer can feel like a minefield - from maintaining your credit score to saving up for your deposit - but knowing the money mistakes most first-time buyers make and how to avoid them will help smooth out the process.
Buying a home is both exciting and stressful - determined by an infinite number of factors that vary depending on the lifestyle you want or the needs you have. However, everyone’s journey starts at the same place - how much you can afford to spend on a home.
House-hunting is always stressful, especially so for first-time buyers worried about making a mistake that could end up costing them a lot of money. However, they can easily take the strain out of the situation by following some basic guidelines.
Financial mistakes to avoid during the home buying process
19 Aug 2022
While saving up a deposit to purchase a property is a great financial feat, there are several other financial considerations that buyers need to keep in mind when preparing to purchase a home, says Adrian Goslett, Regional Director and CEO of RE/MAX of Southern Africa.
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