What are the charges I have to consider when buying an apartment?
expenses aside from the asking price?
Closing costs? Utility turn on fees? Association fees? Parking fees? Moving expenses?
Food, and all of your regular monthly bills, like phone, cable, internet, hydro, etc. Plus the monthly bill of HOA!
Closing costs, taxes, insurance, utilities
Are you buying an apartment ? or renting a apartment . There's a big difference.
When buying an apartment the HOA fee will change and go up. In some cases quite a bit consider all of the amenities in the community also the type of neighborhoods surrounding you before signing for purchase. If your leasing it's diffrent.
Rent/mortgage paymentsElectric/gasWaterGarbagePhoneCable/satelliteInternetPet depositHome Owner Association fees (some places, not all)Rentors insuranceLaundry costsFood budget