CHAPTER 1: What’s So Great About Buying a House?

Bray, Ilona; Schroeder, Alayna; Stewart, Marcia
December 2016
Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home;Dec2016, p5
The article presents Chapter 1 of the book "Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home" by Ilona Bray, Alayna Schroeder, and Marcia Stewart which focuses on the advantages of buying a house. It explores some of the primary financial and personal benefits to buying a home along with some common myths and fears, and how to get over them. Also outlined are topics related to mortgage interest, other tax-deductible expenses and the advantage to leaving rental living behind.


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