I would address repairs now and have them done prior to closing. Most banks only allow the 6% closing cost credit at the closing if you have more than 6% a red flag could go up and cause you problems you dont need from your lenders underwriting department when they review the final documentation. I would speak with your lender, realtor and attorney as to how to deal with the repairs that need to be addressed as you are walking into a gray area and want to make sure you are fully protected.... more
Renters!! Here are six very strong reasons why you should move out of your rental and buy your first home.
Still in the homestead or living with friends? If you do not yet own a house of your own and