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How Much Should You Budget for Condo Closing Costs?
How Much Should You Budget for Condo Closing Costs?

How Much Should You Budget for Condo Closing Costs?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
Congratulations!  You’ve saved diligently and your dream condo down payment is within sight.  You are all set to start looking for a place when you visit your friendly neighborhood mortgage loan officer and find out that you need to save a little bit longer, to cover your condo’s closing costs.  There costs vary by location,…
The Condo Down Payment: How Much to Put Down?
The Condo Down Payment: How Much to Put Down?

The Condo Down Payment: How Much to Put Down?

  |   By AuthorMy First Apartment
When considering how much you can afford to pay for a condo, the down payment often looms large. And for good reason: it’s a lot of money. But what precisely is a down payment? And how much of one should you make? First things first: a down payment is that amount of money you pay…