Madeline Walker and Debbie Byrnes


Buying a home can be nerve-racking, especially if you’re a first-time home buyer.

Buyers need a basic overview. This is especially true for first-time home buyers who aren’t familiar with the process. Bear in mind that the steps in the home buying process can vary from state to state, depending on local custom.

This home buying guide will help you to figure out what kind of home you might like, which amenities are most important to you and how to estimate your price range.

These tips will help you navigate the process, save money and avoid common mistakes.

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