Buying a Home
Before you shop for a home, check out the interactive Home Buying Coach [EN ESPAÑOL] and be sure to print the Home Search Checklist (PDF, 90 KB) for your home tours. Plus, the following resources have valuable information you can use as you hunt for a home.
Tools & Resources
- Audio: Foreclosure Scams
- Blog: A Purchasing Dilemma: Condo or House?
- Blog: DIY Is It Worth It?
- Blog: How Much Home Can You Afford?
- Blog: Save Money — and Energy — on Moving Day
- Calculator: Monthly Mortgage Payment
- Calculator: Should I Make Extra Payments NEW
- Guide: Home Buying
- Infographic: What is my FICO Score?
- Podcast: Home Buying
- Podcast: The Road to Homeownership
- Resources: Relocation
- Video: Buying a House
- Video: Mortgages: Prequalification vs. Preapproval
- Appraisers Home In on Value
- Buying a House in Today's Market
- Get Paid to Improve Your Home's Efficiency
- House or Condo. Which is Best For You?
- Move or Remodel: What Calculation Works for You?
- Out in the Open: Landscaping Key to Home Value
- Purchasing Your First Home
- Smart Home Improvements Add Value When You Sell
- Steer Clear of Foreclosure Rescue Scams
- These 7 features help sell your home NEW
- What Newbie Home Buyers Need to Know NEW