Home Buying

Ready to buy a new home? You’ve come to the right place! Here’s everything you need to know in order to find your dream home, put in a great offer, and close the deal without a hitch.

The Home Buying Journey

Researching

Thinking about buying a house? Learn everything you need to know about the home purchasing process and find out if you’re making the right move (pun intended).

Deciding When To Buy

You’ve decided to buy a new home, but when is the best time to make a move? Learn how to analyze seasonal trends and regional shifts in demand so you can time the market and give yourself the upper hand.

Deciding Where To Buy

You’re ready to make a move, but do you know where to buy? Learn what to look for in specific regions, cities, and neighborhoods to ensure you’re making a smart short- and long-term investment.

Getting Preapproved For A Mortgage

You’ve fallen in love with a new home and you need to apply for a loan — what now? Here’s everything you need to know about mortgages, including what you need to apply for one, how the process works, and who to connect with to get the ball rolling.

Choosing a Buyer's Agent

Buying a new house is complicated. Working with an experienced agent is the best way to ensure the process goes smoothly. Learn how to choose the right buyer’s agent, given your specific situation and goals.

House Hunting

With so many choices to make, shopping for a home can be an overwhelming experience. Learn everything you need to know to become an expert house hunter, from identifying red flags to evaluating neighborhoods to choosing a great buyer’s agent.

Making An Offer

Once you’ve found your dream home, you’ll need to act fast if you don’t want it to slip through your fingers. Learn the right way to go about making an offer that the seller will love and accept.

Inspections & Negotiations

Before you close on your new home, you’ll have to go through inspections and negotiate with the seller — here’s everything you need to know to ensure you walk away with the best deal possible.

The Closing Process

You’re almost there! Just one last step before your dream house officially becomes your property. Learn everything you need to know about closing, including how the process works, common problems that can arise, and what you should do to prepare.

Moving

You’ve just closed on your dream home — congratulations! Now the fun begins. Here’s what you need to know to ensure the moving process goes smoothly and costs remain under control.

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Selling

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