Step1: Analyze the Buying Decision

about home buying step 1
Are You Ready to Buy
Your first step in the home buying process is to analyze your position. You need to determine how much home you can afford based on your current income and financing position. Review tips and options on how best to get into a your home.


first, see what numbers are needed before you start your home search:

next, qualify for financing by reducing your debts, strengthening your credit score, and starting your home search with a pre-approval status:

download and print our 1-page home buying map. It summarizes the tep-by-step process in buying a home: