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First-Time Homebuyer

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First-Time Home Buyer Benefits

A first-time homebuyer is an individual who is buying a home for the first time or has not owned and occupied their primary residence for three years prior to purchasing…

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What Is the Minimum Down Payment for First-Time Home Buyers?

One of the major barriers to buying a home for first-time homebuyers is coming up with a down payment, the money you pay up front when you close on a…

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First-Time Home Buyer Guide

Buying a home is a big decision. Buying one for the first time can be a frightening one. The dollars are big, you may be unfamiliar with the rules, and…

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First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit

Buying a home is one of the best ways to build wealth, but skyrocketing home prices and high mortgage rates are preventing many Americans from taking this step toward financial…

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First-Time Homebuyer Requirements

Being a first-time homebuyer in any real estate market can be an adventure, equal parts thrills, and chills. In the current market where inventory is historically low and interest rates…

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Tech Companies Provide Housing Assistance in California and Washington

What started as a housing squeeze 30 years ago is now a full-blown crisis in Seattle and the San Francisco Bay Area. The median home price in San Francisco increased…

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First-Time Homebuyer Trends for 2022

If you turned on the news at any point last year, you’ve heard the housing market was wild in 2021, but what will it bring in 2022? Home prices grew…

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Co-Buying A Home Can: Pros and Cons

You don’t have to be married to live out the American dream of owning a home. Co-buying is a way for unmarried individuals to get out of the cycle of…

How to Buy an Affordable Home: Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Nearly a third of homes sales go to first-time buyers, a group as enthusiastic as it is inexperienced and whose dreams are as big as its bank accounts are small.…

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Biggest Home Buyer Mistakes: What First Time Buyers Need to Know

Few things are more exciting, or terrifying, than buying your first house. You’re joining forces with a spouse or partner, or bravely going alone, on one of life’s great adventures…