Lake Lanier Club on Dawsonville Highway it cost more but you get a resort style life and lakeviews probably the safest place. Central to just about everything this is where we came while waiting for our home to be built.... more
If you are moving into a subdivision with a HOA then yes you are pretty much stuck with whatever the HOA outrageous dues are. But remember, not all HOA are created equal. Be sure to do a drive-about in the subdivision to see if the price of the HOA justifies itself.
If you are not currently working with a REALTOR let me know if I can assist you. Contact Janie Burnette / 404.626.6540 / firstname.lastname@example.org | Bella Realty... more
Get 3 bids to fix foundation and 3 bids to fix septic system, all from licensed contractors. After that, decide if the house is still worth buying despite those problems, or adjust the price you are willing to pay. If you don't have the extra cash to fix the problems you should talk to a mortgage broker and see what loan programs will give you the ability to pay for the repairs. Or you could ask the seller to do these repairs prior to closing.
Thanks everyone! Im actually looking at the USDA rural development loan. Due to not having the ability to save enough to put a sufficient down payment down. Its not our first choice, but we dont have another option to get on the housing market... more