1. Meet with a sales associate.
Why Should I Use a Real Estate Agent?
2. Get pre-approved for a mortgage.
Why Should I Get Pre-Approved for a Mortgage?
Mortgage Approval and Student Loans
3. Search for your first home.
4. Find your home and make an offer.
5. Sign the Contract of Sale – Escrow.
6. Due Dilligence.
Home Inspection: Home, Wood Infestation, Roof, Pool, etc.
Reports: Seller Disclosure, Title Commitment, CCRs, HOA Disclosures, etc.
7. Choose a loan and apply.
How Do I Know Which Type of Mortgage is Best for Me?
How Does My Credit Affect My Mortgage?
How Can I Improve My Credit Score?
8. Secure homeowner’s insurance.
9. Pay any additional closing costs.
What Additional Costs Come with Owning a Home?
10. Prepare in advance to make the moving process go smoothly
Shortcuts to Make Your Move Easier
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