Don’t wait until you’ve found a home to get approved for a mortgage, investigate insurance, or consider a moving schedule. Being prepared will make your bid more attractive to sellers.
7 Reasons to Own A Home
Learn more about these seven reasons to own a home.
The Realtor.com Buyer’s Guide
Owning a home is more than a financial investment; it’s an investment in quality of life – particularly if you have a family or if you’re planning one. You can decorate or renovate however you like, customize your landscape, rule the roost! It’s your home. This guide provides a detailed look at the home buying process for first-time homebuyers.
Consider First-Time Buyer Programs
If you’re buying for the first time, don’t forget to research available first-time buyer programs!
Don’t Be Too Hungry!
As you evaluate homes, keep your hunger for a new house in check to ensure you find the best fit for the long run.
Think About the Future
When you’re buying a home, don’t forget to think long-term!
Consider Additional Expenses
As you search for your ideal home, don’t forget to budget for extra expenses.
Always Be Flexible
As you go through your home-buying process, remain flexible!
Know What You Can Afford
Know what you can afford before you begin your home search.
Finding the Right Realtor®
Some tips for finding the right Realtor®.