Home Buying Resources

HOME BUYING ARTICLES

You have managed to make it through house hunting, bidding and negotiating on your new home, and it's time to complete the process. However, in order to do so, you will need to sit down with various people (seller, real estate agent, title and mortgage company officials, etc.) and in this section of our website you will find helpful articles, and a glossary of terms.

INVESTING IN A VACATION HOME? CONSIDER THESE TIPS!

BUYING A HOME WITH RENTING IN MIND


DO YOU NEED AN ATTORNEY FOR A FSBO CLOSING?

FIND OUT WHAT'S WEIRD ABOUT THE HOME YOU'RE BUYING


HOW MUCH HOUSE SHOULD I BUY

YOUR DUE DILIGENCE AS A HOMEBUYER OR RENTER: A NEIGHBORHOOD "BACKGROUND CHECK"


WHY YOU NEED A HOME INSPECTION


KNOW THY ENEMY: UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF CASH AND INVESTORS IN THE COMPETITION FOR HOME BUYING

HOW DO I BUY A HOUSE?

ETHICS OF A SHORT SALE (PART 3 OF 3): THE BUYER

A BUYERS MAKING THE SHORT SALE DECISION

RESEARCHING YOUR NEW NEIGHBORHOOD

HOME BUYER WALKTHROUGH CHECKLIST

HOME OWNERSHIP FOR MILITARY FAMILIES

A BLIND DATE WITH MY NEW HOUSE (SITE UNSEEN)

WHAT FITS? TRYING ON HOME STYLES





HOME BUYING GLOSSARY OF TERMS

ARM? GPM? PITI? You’d have to be a genius to figure out some of the terms you will encounter during the home buying process and this glossary of home buying terms help so you won’t get lost in translation.

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