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5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying Your First Home
5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying Your First Home

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying Your First Home

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Almost every young renter out there has probably heard something along these lines from their friends and family in the past year or so: “You’re still renting? But rates are so low! You should buy now while the market is still down.” Granted, nearly everything about the suggestion above is factually correct. Mortgage interest rates…
Our Most Popular Advice for First Time Apartment Hunters
Our Most Popular Advice for First Time Apartment Hunters

Our Most Popular Advice for First Time Apartment Hunters

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
As the spring apartment hunting season kicks into high gear, here are some of our most popular post for first time renters. How much do you need to save before you can afford to rent an apartment? The short answer is about 10% of your annual salary, but check out these two posts here and here for how…