We're especially crazy about #9 - "Be Prepared to Settle Down." Many of our clients realize that they could pay less with a monthly mortgage payment, than they would if renting. They fail to consider, though, that if they move only a couple years after their purchase, they won't have saved enough to counterbalance the expense of buying and selling!
What rules or guidelines do you follow when it comes to homeownership? Leave your tips in the comments below! And to read Amster-Burton's other commandments, click here.