Posts Tagged: property virgins

Property Virgins: The Finances of Owning vs. Renting

People have always told me, “it’s better to own because renting is just throwing your money away”, and I’ve always understood the general concept, but never fully understood the exact math of that – UNTIL NOW. As you may know, we bought a house. It was emotional, and scary, but once I got past the… Read more »

Property Virgins: 3 steps you must take before even walking into your first open house

Last week I shared the very personal (and emotional) story about puttingĀ our first offer on a houseĀ (and the inevitable heartbreak that came with it). So many wonderful people reached out and shared their house-hunting-war stories with me and I can’t thank those kind souls enough, but then a few friends were like, “what the hell,… Read more »