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Buyer Tips

Decide What You Want Before you start looking, make a list of what you want and assign each item a priority. Some areas to consider are the location,type of home, and age of the home. Know What You Can Afford Most loans require a downpayment. The amount varies, but 20% of the purchase price is typical. If you’re a first-time buyer or fall below certain income thresholds, you may qualify for affordable-housing programs. Generally, a higher downpayment means better loan terms a