A single woman buying a home was at one time an unlikely proposition. Although times have changed and today’s single woman is more empowered, she does face some challenges still. These three steps will get you on the road to home ownership.
Check out this awesome video from Ozzy Lopez about buying a short sale home. Learn exactly what a short sale is, and how a short sale affects you.
“How do I get ready to buy a house?” is a question we get here at Newbuyer quite often. Here is a fantastic look at the steps you’ll need to take before putting in an offer on your first home.
If you’re not quite ready to buy a home but the home of your dreams is on the market now, you might have another option. It’s called a rent-to-own or rent-to-buy-contract.
Choosing a real estate agent is a big decision. What are the questions to ask when choosing a realtor to buy a home? Real estate experts suggest seven important ones.
In recent months home prices in many areas have risen sharply while rent prices have mostly leveled off. The decision to rent or buy may be more difficult than ever.
Daniel Bortz from Realtor.com put together a list of 7 home buying tips from the perspective of what NOT to do.
A helpful look at the importance of making sure your eyes aren’t bigger than your bank account before signing your mortgage contract.
It’s a great thing when you learn from your own mistakes. The next best thing? Learning from another’s. Here, you’ll do just that. Trent Hamm from The Simple Dollar writes about the 12 things he and his wife should have considered before buying their first home. His “errors,” as he calls them, not conscious mistakes, […]
Here’s a great list of 10 questions to ask before buying a house; things like whether there are sex offenders in the neighborhood, what your commute will be, how do the schools rank in the area. Check them out.