How do you know if you are in a place where you are ready to buy? Sure, you want to but how do you know if you are ready to? Here are 10 things to consider when deciding. 

1. You have around $10,000 saved. (Estimate)

2. You expect to be in the location for more than 3 years.

3. Your employment is steady.

4. You want more control.

5. You know it is a good time to invest. 

6. You are about to expand either by marriage or having children.

7. You want more room than your rental provides. 

8. You have more time available to put towards home ownership. 

9. You are responsible. 

10. Your current debt is minimized.