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First Time Homebuyer Resources
National Homeownership Month
Take our 60-second First-Time Homebuyer Quiz
Are you ready to buy your first home?
Ready to Go!
You've checked most of the boxes. You're ready to start looking!
You have done your homework, but you you still have some work to do.
You have some work to do.
Before you start looking for your first home, you have still have some research and preparation to do.
Do you know what type of home is best for you?
Do you know what features you are looking for in your home? For example, do you know how many bedrooms you want?
Do you know what you credit score is?
Have you spoken to a financial professional about how you will finance your home purchase?
Do you know how much you can afford to spend?
Do you have a plan for how you will come up with your down payment?
Have you familiarized yourself with the homebuying process?
Have you done research to see if you qualify for any programs that assist first-time home buyers?
Do you know what your monthly expenses will be to maintain your home?
Have you selected a REALTOR® to help you find the home that is right for you.
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First-Time Homebuyer Guide
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