About Buying

Buying a home is an emotional experience. Owning the right house - one that fits the wants, needs and personal taste of each family - is part of the American dream. The investment aspect of real estate has made home ownership very attractive to the family, and their home's equity has frequently become their greatest asset. The purpose of our help and tools is to help you make a knowledgeable real estate investment.

Buying a home requires commitment. Itís a big responsibility financially and emotionally. There will be lots of options to consider and choices to make when you think about buying a home. Is now the right time for you to buy a home? Can you afford it?

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Buying Guide

The decision to continue renting or to buy can be a confusing one. Some people continue renting because of the perceived flexibility of moving almost as soon as you decide. Although moving before a lease is up can cost you money. Some continue renting because they donít enjoy yard work and don't want the responsibility that goes with home ownership.

Here are some things to consider when choosing between renting and buying:

  • Do you want to spend several years in a house and in a neighborhood?
  • Do you enjoy lawn and garden work?
  • Do you need flexibility to move suddenly to care for family or other reasons?
  • Do you want to keep your assets accessible in the bank, or do you want to invest long-term in a home?
  • Is personalizing your surroundings through paint or other cosmetic changes important to you?

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