As the go-to mortgage brokers in Scottsdale, our team has seen its fair share of new homes. There’s nothing quite as exciting as closing on a home and moving your belongings into it. In no time at all, it becomes uniquely yours! For many people, it’s a combination of figuring out where to put the things they love and purchasing new items that better suit their new space.

Needless to say, having seen so many people move into new homes over the years, we’ve picked up on the things that we think every new home should have sooner than later. What are those things, you ask? As a matter of fact, we’ll be sharing them in today’s post! If you’re getting ready to move into your new living space and you want a few tips on how to quickly make it feel like home, keep reading to learn more!

Your New Home Should Have…


Although it might sound like a superfluous thing to many, we think that one of the best things you can do when settling into your home is to buy some flowers, throw them in your favorite vase, and set them on your dining table. It’s a little thing that almost instantly makes a space feel homier, allowing you to feel at home even while you’re still unpacking everything else.


Whether it’s a painting that you’ve had for years or a new piece of art that you purchased specifically because of how you could envision it in your new space, we recommend getting some art up on your walls. Adding some unique personality to a new space ensures that it starts feeling like your space instead of a space in no time at all.


Everyone dreams of having a house that is comfortable and cozy, and after a long day (or days) of getting settled into your new home, you just want to collapse onto the couch and relax. What better way to do that than with a cozy blanket? Make sure it has a pleasing pattern or color and before you know it, your new house will feel like home.

Contact a Mortgage Specialist Today

One thing is for certain — if you have made the decision to buy a home, you’ll want to speak with one of our mortgage brokers to ensure that you’re getting the lowest possible rates. After all, why pay more than you have to?

We also offer expert guidance throughout the process, ensuring that you are always in the loop and in the know about what’s going on. With hassle-free approvals and lightning-fast closings, our goal is to make the process of buying a home as quick and easy for you as possible. It’s a big step, to be sure, but we’ll be here for you throughout the entire thing.

Are you ready to get started? We’d love to hear from you! Contact us today and rest assured that you’ll be in good hands when you choose to partner with the team at Scout Mortgage.