Books - First-time buyers
Home Buying for Dummies
Provides advice for first time home buyers on financing, working with a real estate agent, appraisals, negotiations, closing procedures, and related matters. Understand the pros and cons of buying different types of housing
The Home Buyer’s Advisor: A Handbook for First-Time Buyers
Packed with practical information so home buyers know everything they need to know before they make their big decision, including proven methods for lowering their down payments and getting their financial situation in order.
The 106 Common Mistakes Homebuyers Make and How to Avoid Them
Low interest rates and affordable housing are sending homebuyers scrambling to find that perfect house. However, numerous traps lie in wait for them that they may not even notice until after the contract is signed.
Mortgages for Dummies
Excellent, plain English explanation of the various mortgages and how to choose one that best fits your situation. Also details how to shop for the best deal…with all the hype about shopping on the internet, that excellent chapter alone is worth the price of the book.