Are You Ready To Buy A Home

Dated: 02/03/2015

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by TJ Anderson

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The folks at Apartment Therapy just shared a really useful quiz about being ready to buy a home that focused on the practical nuts-and-bolts stuff — mortgages, closing costs, budgets and other financial concerns. If you’ve been thinking about buying a home, it’s well worth taking a look at, to get a sense of how the numbers might line up for you.

But aside of dollars and cents, there’s a whole other side to being ready to be a homeowner: the emotional side. It’s a big leap, and a big decision, and beyond being financially ready, you need to be emotionally ready to do it, too. It’s something I really enjoy talking with clients about — helping them wrap their heads around what home ownership can mean aside of a big purchase. Thinking about the human factors involved in real estate.

So, with that in mind, I put together my own quiz that digs into a few of the emotional considerations. If you’re wondering whether you’re ready to buy a home mentally and emotionally not just financially  and want some food for thought, take a spin through it:

So how'd it turn out? Are you feeling ready to make a move? If you're set to hunt for that perfect home, I'd love to help — drop me a line!
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TJ Anderson

TJ Anderson is a Nashville Realtor with Benchmark Realty who's helped countless clients both buy a home and sell a home in Nashville, Tennessee. He blogs about Nashville regularly, from Nashville-area....

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