Home Buying

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

The ultimate timeline ensures the smoothest of transitions.

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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.

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

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

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3 Must-vs-Lust Buying Tips to Avoid Overspending

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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25 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Follow these tips to seal the deal the first time.

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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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