When first-time home buyers decide they are ready to buy, it is important for them to begin the process by carefully assessing their values, wants, and needs—both for the short and long term. This is a critical step since consultation sessions normally start with the buyers' values. Afterward, buyers can explore their wants and needs and, once defined, determine actual criteria.
As we all know, the economy still in a slump this year, and just about everyone is looking for ways to save over the holidays, which are probably the most expensive time of year. Here are a few ways to save money and still provide a fabulous holiday season for your family and friends.