Everything you need to know aboutFirst-Time Home Buyers

Tim Lucas

How much mortgage can I qualify for?

Some simple formulas and calculators can give you a ballpark figure of your potential mortgage amount. But you’ll likely want to take the next step if you plan to shop for homes in the next 6 months.

Tim Lucas

What’s the first step to buying a home?

The first step to buying a home isn’t all that exciting, but hugely important. Surprisingly, some new home buyers skip it, and are fairly disappointed later. Find out the home buyer’s first step — and save some headache later.