How To Buy a Home With Challenges (credit, single, etc.)! - RADIO SHOW/AUDIO PODCAST: Solutions...with Courtney Anderson! (SwCA) Episode 054 - Originally aired 3/7/2014 9:00 AM - FINANCIAL FIERCENESS! series
This episode is part of our FINANCIAL FIERCENESS!™ series! Our FINANCIAL FIERCENESS!™ series integrates our financial goals into our overall strategic development plan for surpassing our goals. In this episode we are examining the issue of, “How to buy a home with challenges (credit, single woman, etc.)!”
Many individuals want a home but are not treated well by real estate professionals when we go to buy a home. Some of us are told that we are not able to buy a home when we are in fact able to do so! Some people may treat us poorly because of our credit or our status (single woman, ethnicity, etc.).
There is nothing more frustrating than being ready to give someone your money and they won’t take it! I have experienced many people telling me “no” in my property purchase journey andthis show is to identify when to ignore a “no” and how to find a “yes” in life!
If you have income and some credit, you are most likely going to be able to purchase a home (not any home you want, but a home that fits your credit profile and income). It is imperative that you understand the options available to you and that you are aware of your rights. There are historical practices redlining ,etc.) that still impact buyers today. In addition, there is the basic human condition to address (of jealousy, etc.) that may result in you being incorrectly told that you are not qualified for a home when you absolutely are!
Let’s explore how to handle realtors, lenders/ mortgage brokers, inspectors, title companies and [...]