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How To Make Buying Your First Home Easier

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You couldnít have picked a better time to buy your first home. Home values continue to rise and interest rates are still low enough that your monthly payments will be affordable. Make your home buying easier by following these tips.

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MAKING THE OFFER

Let's say you found the perfect home after reviewing multiple homes. Now you want to make an offer. How should you proceed? How would you increase your chances getting the home at the right price for you.

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Historic Homes: Five Pros and Cons of Buying Older Homes

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When you buy a property, you want something that will be comfortable to live in or something that will make you a good return on your investment. With that in mind, what are some pros and cons of purchasing an older home?

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Finding The Home You Want: 6 Real Estate Tips From The Pros

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Before you purchase a home figure out how much you can afford. The important factors to consider are income, credit rating, monthly bills and the amount of money you have set aside for a down payment. Real estate professionals can help you get through the process.

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5 Things To Look For When Buying A New House

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Buying a new home is an exciting experience, and it gets even more exciting when you find that seemingly perfect house. Some would even say buy the first house that you fall in love with. However, there are a few things you should look for before plunging into that purchase. Checking for common issues that could result in a dream house becoming a nightmare can save money and heartache.

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Reasons Why Buying A Home To Renovate Is A Good Idea

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When you begin the home-buying process, itís unlikely that youíll find a house that is precisely what you want in your desired location. A new construction home may look pristine, yet lack the character, size or detailing that you desire. A home in need of renovation can often be the best way to get your dream home.

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home affordability tips

Ideas on how can afford a home purchase

  • start saving money:
    view budgeting techniques and rebate cards

  • view first-time options:
    FHA programs and zero-down mortgages

  • watch the interest rates:
    when they hit low levels, be prepared to act

  • have good credit:
    good credit means lower monthly payments

  • maintain good debt ratios:
    lenders view this as low risk

  • understand the process:
    understand how to negotiate best terms

read about these and other tips to help you afford a home purchase

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what is the value of the home

Check the market value of the home you are reviewing and neighborhood. It is a report you can use to structure your home purchase offer.

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Home Buying Guide and Home Search

Buying a home? You have landed at the right place. Our goal is to keep your home buying experience simple and straight to the point. Find home MLS listings, FSBO homes, foreclosures, new home construction, home classifieds, real estate agents, mortgage financing, home services, home buying steps, and just about everything to find and make a buy home decision.

Simply start with our quick home buying checklist that summarizes the home buying process. It references our free 7-step guide on home buying plans and home buying tips. Review our guides on home affordability, home buying numbers, escrow payments, home inspection, home location and neighborhood, home buying contract negotiations, home mortgage financing, closing and settlement, and more. Use this resource center to find the the right home, in the right location, and at the right price.

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