First Time Homeowners: What To Consider Before Buying

Buying a property is a big investment and something that requires a lot of research. In today’s episode, Warren Ingram speaks to guest speaker, Molatelo, on tips for first-time homeowners. They cover topics around being a homeowner, the things to look out for, the importance of maintenance, property inspectors, and more. 

Questions/ Topics: 

  1. What do you need to consider before buying a property? 
  2. The concept of due diligence 
  3. Do you need an emergency fund for your house? 
  4. The importance of knowing the history of your property in terms of structural and cosmetic additions 
  5. What does HOA mean? 
  6. Importance of maintenance plans within a sectional title
  7. Who pays for a property inspector and what do they do? 
  8. If you had advice for your younger self, what would it be? 

Have a question for Warren? Don’t forget to voice note your questions through our WhatsApp chat on (+27) 72 934 4218 and you could be featured in one of our episodes. Follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and subscribe to our YouTube channel for more Financial Freedom content: @HonestMoneyPod