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by CJH
Wed Oct 09, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Dilemma buying a new house
Replies: 31
Views: 2698

Re: Dilemma buying a new house

Seems like the time to figure this out should have been before buying the new house?? :happy But, that's already happened. Obviously you qualified for the new mortgage owning both houses and no contingencies were needed with the new one. Or, at least no mention of complications those ways. Personal...
by CJH
Wed Oct 09, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Dilemma buying a new house
Replies: 31
Views: 2698

Re: Dilemma buying a new house

Lots of good points here. Thank you all for sharing your thoughts. Answers to a few clarifying questions: 1. We signed the construction contract earlier this year. The base price was determined at that time and we always planed to use the proceeds from selling current house to lower the new loan. 2....
by CJH
Wed Oct 09, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Dilemma buying a new house
Replies: 31
Views: 2698

Dilemma buying a new house

Hi boglehead community, my husband and I are building a new house and need to decide whether to sell first then buy or the other way around. We know the general advice on this forum is to sell first to minimize risk. But in our situation, there are a few important factors to consider and we would li...