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Loan resources to help answer home buying questions

How to Navigate the Process as a First Time Home Buyer

Being a first time home buyer can be daunting.

7 Big Home-Buying Blunders and How to Avoid Them

Ready to become a homeowner? Be sure to avoid these first-time buyer mistakes.

What's included and not included in a home inspection

It's important to get a home inspection before signing the papers on a new house.

Will this handyman's special be worth the effort? Here are some aspects to consider before a home purchase.

Before you begin the search to buy a home, spend time thinking through the issues.

It's possible to buy or sell a home without a real estate agent, but don't rule them out.

Weigh the pros and cons to determine which is best for you.

Which type may be best for you?

If you're moving, it's time to plan, gather packing supplies, purge, and pack all your belongings.

Your belongings probably aren't covered while in transit, so consider getting coverage.

A guide to the closing documents you should keep after you buy your house—and what you can get rid of.

Financial savings and life considerations may contribute to your to-dos for home buying.

Here's your guide to finding your perfect house, taking on a mortgage and putting down roots.


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