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Tips for Affording & Financing Your Home Purchase

Money-saving information to help new home buyers and refinancing homeowners understand the cost considerations and find the best loan programs and mortgage lenders to finance your home.

Step 1What Does “Owner/Seller Will Carry” Mean?

Step 2Mortgage Down Payment Options

Step 3What Are Different Types of Home Loans?

Step 4How Do I Buy a “Cash-Only” Property?

Step 5The Home Financing Journey

Step 6Preparing to Finance Your Home

Step 7How to Understand Your Credit

Step 8Components of a Mortgage

Step 9How to Build Your Mortgage Team

Step 10Getting Pre-approved by a Lender

Step 11How to Know if the Mortgage You’ve Chosen is Right!

Step 12The Finances of the Home Close