Firsttime Home Buyers Checklist Your Guide To Kicking Off Your Home Search

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First-Time Home Buyer's Checklist: Your Guide to Kicking Off Your Home Search

by realtor.com

 

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First-time home buyers often just don't know where to start when it comes to getting ready to buy a home. How much can they afford? Who's going to lend them money? How can they find a good agent? Use this checklist to get started with the basics. 

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