Home Buying

Buy Your First Home in One Year: A Step-by-Step Guide

The ultimate timeline ensures the smoothest of transitions.

It's an (Urban) Jungle Out There: How to Buy Smart in the City

Tips for buying in Washington, D.C., and other intense urban markets.

Buying a Fixer-Upper: Is It Worth It? How to Tell

Here’s how that sad-looking house can be a wealth-builder.

3 Must-vs-Lust Buying Tips to Avoid Overspending

The super-simple (and fun) way to separate needs from nice-to-haves.

6 Ways to Totally Snoop the House You Want to Buy

This checklist gives you carte blanche (well, almost) when viewing potential homes.

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8 Totally Hidden Home-Buying Costs to Plan Ahead For

So you’ll have all your financial needs buttoned up before your home closing.

Should You Look for Your First House Or Keep Renting?

It's always a goal to rent rather than own, but think twice before taking that leap.

The 20% Mortgage Down Payment Is Dead

It's time to put away old fashioned notions of down payments. Home buying in the 21st century is a little different.

25 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Follow these tips to seal the deal the first time.

Buying Your First House: Starter Home or Forever Home?

Don't assume you'll be in your first home forever. Take a long view of the situation and consider this advice.

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