Buying or Selling a Home

Financing a Home Purchase

It would be nice to be able to just write a check to cover the purchase and forget all that paperwork. But unless you’re an Internet millionaire, you probably need to know the basics of getting a mortgage.

Click on the links below for more information on this particular subject area. Main subject areas for the "Buying or Selling a Home" section are linked at the bottom of these pages.

How much money will a lender provide for my home purchase?

What do I need for a down payment?

What will I need for closing costs?

Should I pre-qualify for a loan?

I want to buy a home but my credit history is poor. Is there anything I can do?


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Basics of Selling a Home | Why Real Estate Is Covered By Special Laws | Real Estate Brokers
The Purchase Contract | Financing a Home Purchase | The Closing | The Fair Housing Act
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