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Hunting for a home comes with a laundry list of best practices and common mistakes. When you’re in the market for a home, it’s easy to get a bit lost in the face of real estate listings, loan options and potential agents and brokers.

Do you know the home buying process?

What is an appraisal?
The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying A Home
Examining A Home Objectively: What Matters And What Doesn't
Making your offer stand out
What happens next after your offer is accepted?
Examining a Home
First Time Homebuyers

Am I better off renting

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Buying a home is unlike any other purchase you’ll ever make. It’s not just a simple matter of finding the right house, handing over a pile of money, and moving in the next weekend. There are plenty of dos and don’ts of buying a home.

Mortgage basics
Closing a loan
Closing disclosure
Secure and convenient document transfer
How do I get assistance with my home loan payments?
Initial disclosures
Your loan estimate
Ins-and-Outs of Mortgage Points
Loan pre-qualification and pre-approval
Rate lock
Underwriting: What to expect
Your mortgage dream team
Your credit report
Preparing to borrow
What is a jumbo home loan?

What home can I afford?
Which loan is better?