Ten Things NOT To Do When Buying a Home


The home-buying process can be stressful, especially in today’s market.  To make sure your loan process goes smoothly, make sure to heed these ten things NOT to do when buying a home!

  1. Never buy a new car.
  2. Never change jobs or quit your job.
  3. Never spend the money you have set aside for closing.
  4. Never use credit cards excessively or let your accounts fall out of good standing.
  5. Never try and hide debts and liabilities from your loan application.
  6. Never buy furniture.
  7. Never initiate any credit inquiries.
  8. Never make large deposits without checking with your loan officer first.
  9. Never change bank accounts.
  10. Never co-sign on a loan.

If you have any questions, or if you recently broke one of these rules, give us a call today at 512-765-4337.