Looking For Your First Home? Maybe Desoto County Is For You!

Recently, TD Bank surveyed more than 850 millennials (which it categorizes as age 23-38) who are planning to buy their first home in 2020. Of those surveyed, 68% said they think now is the right time to buy a home and 52% are actively searching home listings online.

A big hold up for most first-time homebuyers is the cost of homes in the area. However, Desoto County offers homes at a variety of price points for almost any budget.

Why Choose Desoto County?

Within DeSoto County, there are five main cities, each with their own charm. The five cities that comprise DeSoto County are HernandoHorn LakeSouthavenWalls, and Olive Branch. Each of these cities has a vivid history and all of them are only a 15 to 20 minute drive to Memphis. In Memphis there are so many things to do that you will never be bored! From Graceland to museums to nightlife, there is something for everyone to enjoy!

Ready to Look For Your First Home?

If you’re buying your first home, being prepared emotionally and financially is important.  It will help you own a home quickly, despite the many challenges and responsibilities that come with buying a home. At Team Couch, we will help you find a home that is affordable and matches your needs. We will sit down with you and look at the following questions to help determine if you are ready to own your own home or if the time isn’t quite right.

However, first things first. It is important that you talk with a mortgage lender to help you get pre-qualified for a mortgage. Here are who we recommend:

Eagle Bank Mortgage

Desoto Mortgage Company

Community Bank

Trustmark Mortgage

Bancorp South

Guaranty Bank

Pinnacle Financial Partners 

What is The Next Step?

Once you’ve gotten pre-approval from a mortgage lender, it is time to begin searching for your home! Contact us today to learn more!