First-time Homebuyer Tips


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How to Buy a Home on Any Salary

Are you looking to buy a home but uncertain that your current income will not be enough to afford one? The nationwide shortage of affordable housing and higher interest rates have some people concerned that they may need to hold off buying their first home....

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Buying a New Construction Home

Do you dream of building your dream home or just want to be the first person to live in your home? Maybe you're finding it challenging to locate an affordable contemporary home that checks off all your boxes? If you've answered "Yes" to any of these scenarios, you...

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Overcoming Your Fears of Buying a Home

There are many reasons people are unable to buy a home or use to avoid buying a home. However, buying a home doesn’t have to be scary. Being a homeowner has many benefits, including the ability to build personal and generational wealth. The Survey of Consumer...

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10 Key Players in the Home Buying Process

Once the choice to become a homeowner has been decided, it is time to start the home buying process. If this is the first time you've bought a home, the whole process might seem intimidating, but you are certainly not alone. You will encounter several professionals...

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7 Tips to Find Your First Home

If you're looking to find your first home in a city or neighborhood with a low inventory of affordable starter homes, how do you decide what you want and what you need, and buy that home for a price you can afford? Check out these tips to find a home you'll love –...

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Lifestyle Benefits of Owning Your Home

A home is more than just a roof and walls. The financial benefits of being a homeowner are easy to calculate. However, homeownership also has lifestyle, health, and social benefits for the homeowner, their extended family, and the community. Gain a community...

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Financial Benefits of Owning Your Home

The decision to buy or rent your home can be challenging. Homeownership has traditionally been an important way to build wealth. A view held by the majority of Americans: 84% believe that buying a home is a good financial decision.1 Owning a median-priced,...