First time home buyers don't always realize what hidden costs there may be when buying their first home. Check out this article from Zillow that breaks it all down. This is a great example of why it is so important for first time home buyers to do their homework and have the support and expertise of an experienced real estate agent! Check out this article and then contact The Tammy Mrotek Team to answer any additional questions you may have and to get you started on your home search!