It’s a big decision and there’s a lot to learn. But if you’ve decided to buy a home, this comprehensive, quick-reference guide provides, in nine key steps, information and tools to find, purchase, and finance a home that meets your needs and preferences:

  1. Find a qualified Buyer’s Representative.
  2. Assess your credit and finances.
  3. Assess your wants and needs in a home.
  4. Search for your home.
  5. Negotiate terms.
  6. Obtain a mortgage.
  7. Prepare for the closing day.
  8. Close
  9. Move