First-Time Homebuying

The Buying Process

You're convinced that you want to buy a home-or you're at least curious enough to continue the process. Where do you go from here? In this section we will help you move from finding a REALTOR® all the way through to the closing. You can read from beginning to end, or you can follow these links to sections that are of particular interest to you.


Working with a REALTOR®

Getting Pre-qualified for a Loan

Finding a Home

Making an Offer

Understanding Mortgages

Choosing a Lender

Home Inspections

The Appraisal

The Survey

Title Insurance

Homeowner's Insurance

Property Taxes

Closing Successfully

The Buying Process

Glossary of Terms



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