hi newlyweds, this is ann from deer park L,I. we bought our house when we were 21. we got a lawyer went to closing and spent about 16 years fixing the house. be wise an get an inspecter and go though every detail needed or your not goingto be happy.watch the show holms on homes ...hgtv. you'll get the feel for what you need to do. go to the library they have books on home inspections. an don't sign before you do. and get the info on the net ,book stores etc, good luck an have a loving life together. udamore55.