Posts Tagged: first time condo buyer

Fail! How my Condo Purchase Fell Through
Fail! How my Condo Purchase Fell Through

Fail! How my Condo Purchase Fell Through

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
By Sarah Stiebritz When I first entered into this journey of buying my own place, never did I think it was going to be this stressful. In my last post I talked about seeing dozens of places and just waiting for the perfect place to come along. Well, I finally found the perfect condo and…
I’m Shopping for My First Condo – And I’m Only 20!
I’m Shopping for My First Condo – And I’m Only 20!

I’m Shopping for My First Condo – And I’m Only 20!

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Hi everyone! My name is Sarah Stiebritz. I’m 20 years old and I live in a rural area in upstate New York. I am currently working full time at a daycare center as the supervisor and I am going to my local community college where I am studying elementary education. I have a 2-year old…
Should a First-Time Condo Buyer Consider Purchasing a Foreclosure?
Should a First-Time Condo Buyer Consider Purchasing a Foreclosure?

Should a First-Time Condo Buyer Consider Purchasing a Foreclosure?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
By Stephanie Brimo First, let me describe a foreclosure. Also known as an REO sale or a bank-owned sale, a foreclosure takes place only after the home’s original owner has stopped paying the mortgage for a long enough time (often a year or more) that the bank has the legal right to repossess the home.…