Brandon explains how a buyer’s cash to close is calculated. Many first-time homebuyers, or even some in the industry, often interchange “cash to close” with “down payment” – these are not synonymous. Down payment is just one of the factors that goes into calculating cash to close.

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Using the FHA 203k Home Renovation Loan, this buyer in North Benton, Ohio was able to completely renovate the home’s basement, bathrooms, kitchen, garage, AND add in a new deck. They purchased the house for $115,000 and had a budget of $85,000 in renovations. The home recently appraised at $232,500 – giving the buyers $32,500 in equity!

 

 

*Not intended as real estate, accounting or investment advice. Contact your financial representative for more information.