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First-Time Home Buyer's Guide

Steps for First Time Home Buyers

Are you ready to say goodbye to the days of renting and hello to your first home? From getting pre-approved for a mortgage to understanding the closing process, there’s a lot to know about buying a home. That’s why we've created an easy-to-follow first-time home buying guide that includes all of the steps, tips and advice you'll need to start your home buying journey with confidence. Take a look, browse the chapters and learn everything from where to start when buying a home for the first time, to closing day and beyond.

First-Time Home Buying Guide

Buying a home for the first time? Our first-time home buyer guide explains the process of buying your first home, step by step. Read more today!
Buying a house but confused by financing? Learn about the different types of home loans and mortgages with our first-time home buyer guide.
Starting to shop for homes but don’t know where to start? Learn about what to look for when buying a house so you can find the perfect home for your needs.
Found the home of your dreams and want to place an offer? Read our tips for making an offer on a house and learn how much to offer to stay competitive in the market.
The home appraisal and inspection is one of the most important steps when buying a home. Take a look and find out what to expect from your home appraisal and inspection.
Choosing the right insurance policy for your new house is another important step in the home buying process. Learn about how homeowners insurance works and find the best coverage for your home today.
Closing on a home is both an exciting and hectic time. Learn about what to expect during a home closing, with a checklist of what you need for a successful closing day.
Congratulations! You’ve closed on your home and can start making it your own. But there are a few final steps you’ll need to take. Use the following resources to make your transition into your new home as smooth as possible.

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**This information does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal or financial advice. You should contact a professional for advice specific to your situation.

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