First of all, learn the financing basics. Get pre-approved and become a smart shopper.
When you buy your first home, making monthly payments probably won't be a problem. After all, you're already paying rent to your landlord each month. It's coming up with the lump sum needed for a down-payment that may seem impossible. Fortunately, there are options to make buying your first home a happy reality.
Programs for first-time buyers.
There are several local or federal government programs that help first time buyers get into the housing market. Ask us about these options.
Credit or tax problems.
Do you have problems with your credit rating or owe money in taxes? Buying your first home is still a possibility. Either a lender or a credit repair agency will be able to assist you in coming up with a game plan to tackle any credit blemishes one step at a time.