I saw this boat down a Harvey’s Marina and I want to buy it. We can get a five year loan at the bank and pay it off monthly. But, I do not want to wait ten years. Ok, let put emotion aside and look at some financial matters.
Then you can put the $386.66 into the accumulation account to repay the fund for the car payment eliminating interest expense. Housing is of equally important with transportation. To start out most of us rented an apartment. The largest purchase you make in your lifetime is a home. This is when you go from paying rent which usually covers all the expenses except utilities and personal vacant property insurance.
You’ll also want to draw up a full budget, and see where all your money is going. This will help you determine exactly how much income you can spend on your mortgage payments. You don’t want to buy more house than you can afford.
Take a good look at the type of coverage you have, and compare it to the construction type of your home. For example, if you live in a primarily brick house in an area that is prone to fires, you can probably opt for a cheaper plan than someone that has a primarily wooden house. This being that your brick house is going to stand up better to a fire than a wood house.
C) Although this doesn’t affect your home insurance policy directly I’ll add it since it affects what you’d have to buy before you’ll be considered to have the right coverage for your home. Those who have houses in flood-prone locations pay around $400 yearly on flood insurance. Every mortgagor will demand that you buy it if your home is in a flood-prone area. You will such unnecessary expense by go for a home in a locality that isn’t prone to such.
Many a times, landlords often wonder if the content or property housed inside a building too can be covered in this type of cover. The answer is yes. It allows you to protect content such as furniture and fixtures. This kind of cover is basically used to cover contents or items of your property such as furniture, carpets, exclusive paintings. This allows a house owner to provide protection for your home and the content placed inside. It covers most of the perils that may strike the building. It shows the exact amount of loss or damage that a landlord can recover.
Get your electrical and water installations done professionally. Many times, fires will be caused by faulty wiring. As much as you can, get a professional to do it for you. This is for your own security as the owner and occupier, but also for the insurance company. They take poorly done electrical wiring and plumbing very seriously because they know that fires and flooding can happen any time.
C.Are you prepared to run a business? Owning real estate (unless it’s your personal residence) requires you to run a business that you may not consider a valuable use of your time.
Don’t – Pay off old judgments or old collections to try to improve your credit score. Often times this will LOWER your scores. If the lender requires you to pay these off or you just want to pay them off, you can do it during or just before or after closing on your home.