Home Buying

Welcome to the ActiveRain Home Buying section. This is the place where you'll find comprehensive information on everything connected to purchasing a home – and we mean everything.


What exactly goes on in a home inspection and how is it different from a home appraisal? Curious about what it takes to purchase that foreclosure you've had your eye on? You'll find out how to do it right here. Look around: the professionals at ActiveRain have the information you need.


ActiveRain is the top real estate social network in the world. So, while you may find articles about purchasing a home on other websites, only at ActiveRain do you have the opportunity to read the words of wisdom from over 300,000 real estate industry professionals. From real estate agents to lenders to home inspectors and stagers -- that's a lot of brain power and we've harnessed it, right here at AR.


What are you waiting for? Everything you need to know about home buying awaits you on the following pages!

Trending blogs on Home Buying

 
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By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
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Winston Towers 400 Sunny Isles Beach Market Update May 19, 2018As of today at Winston Towers 400 Sunny Isles BeachFor Sale - 20 condos at Winston Towers 400 Sunny Isles BeachFor Rent - NO Reantals Winston Towers 400 Sunny Isles BeachWinston Towers 400 - 231 174 StreetView mapAs of today, Winston ...

By Rummy Dhanoa, Rummy Dhanoa Real Estate Experts
(Rummy Dhanoa Real Estate Experts )
Comments 2
 A typical worker nowadays lives from pay-check to pay-check--eat here, grab some drinks there, shop for a new pair of shoes, etc.--with all the money earned slipping through their fingers. Of course, it is hard to allot a portion of one's monthly salary in something that will not give them an in...

By Barbara Todaro, "Franklin MA Homes"
(RE/MAX Executive Realty )
Comments 15
What a great post to share with every homeowner in your marketplace.  Homeowners in Franklin MA would be wise to read every point made here and clearly understand the facts.    If you are new (or even not so new) to the home buying process, there are 10 myths about buying a home that you need to ...

By Anita Sullivan
(RE/MAX Suburban)
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Vorisek, Fox River Grove, Illinois - May 2018 About Vorisek Vorisek is a subdivision of single family homes. Vorisek is located in Fox River Grove, Illinois north of Algonquin Road and west of Route 14. Average taxes in Vorisek $5,329 Average association fees in Vorisek $0 Average home size in V...

By Charles Stallions Property Manager, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
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Real Estate News in Pensacola, Gulf Breeze or Pace Florida. Renting a home made easy and it all starts with knowing all the right places and all OPTIONS we make that easy as well. Call or Text Charles Now and let’s start shopping. Get the facts on new 'customary use' and beach access issue Some m...

By Dawn Workman, Camas Real Estate Expert, MBA, 480-540-8100
(Veracity Real Estate Group, LLC)
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  Open and bright condo in the HEART OF THE PEARL DISTRICT! - $439,990.00 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Parking Spaces: 1 Year Built: 1910 / APPROX Square Footage: 817 Agent Name: Dawn Workman Broker: Veracity Real Estate Group MLS #: 18623353 Price: $439,990.00 416 NW 13TH AVE Unit#210   Portland, O...

By Dawn Workman, Camas Real Estate Expert, MBA, 480-540-8100
(Veracity Real Estate Group, LLC)
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Our weather may be a little crazy right now. One day it's sunny and warm, almost near 80. The next, it's 65 cloudy with a chance of rain. One of the great things about living in Clark County is our parks! We have so many great ones to choose from! There's more than your neighborhood park, click o...

By Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate
(Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales)
Comments 10
This is the way to figure out how much home you can afford:      There's 1 Reliable Way to Learn  How Much Home You Can Afford      Want to know how much home you can afford?  To do that you must consider ...    Your Income Outstanding Debt Credit Scores Savings Accumulated for Down Payment/Closi...

By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
Comments 5
Nina Hollander is a Realtor from Charlotte, North Carolina, whose years of experience and knowledge is evident in her daily blogs. She writes about home buying myths and what first-time home buyers do not realize. Nina is correct, of course, that all agents are not the same, yet the public often ...

By Charles Stallions, 800-309-3414 - Pensacola, Pace or Gulf Breeze, Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services )
Comments 1
Call or Text Charles Stallions Now 850-476-4494 for any of you real estate related questions. Pensacola, Pace and Gulf Breeze Florida Homes and Real Estate for sale or for rent. Pensacola Realtor Charles Stallions ask what are you waiting for?. Let’s start shopping. Rising sea levels reshape Miam...

By Ricardo Mello, Manhattan & Miami Real Estate Broker
(Manhattan Miami Real Estate)
Comments 2
 Today I stumbled into this valuable post written by PETER MARK that discuss in depth the type of mortgage loans available to home buyers and the costs of homeownership. Is worth mentioning other financing guides that can be especially usefull to New York City homebuyers including condo or coop b...

By Charles Stallions Real Estate Services, Buyers Agent 800-309-3414 Pace and Gulf Breeze,Fl.
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services Inc)
Comments 1
Real Estate News in Pensacola, Gulf Breeze or Pace Florida. Buying a home made easy and it all starts with getting pre aproved for a  mortgage and we make that easy as well. Call or Text Charles Now and let’s start shopping. Judge gives green light for man to grow marijuanaDoes a homeowner or ten...

By Scott Godzyk, One of Manchester NH's Leading Agents
(Godzyk Real Estate Services)
Comments 70
My blog has fallen into the toilet today, well not my blog, but the buyers cell phone fell in the toilet. How? What? Where? you must be asking... Well... while showing a home for sale. Mr. Buyer got separated from the group. As I walked back upstairs in this Manchester NH area home, I could hear...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 1
Buy, Sell, Rent Condo Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach. If you are planing to buy, sell, rent a condo at Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach - we will be honored to help you to find your future home. Evelina Tsigelnitskaya Broker 305-383-5462 SIB Realty LLCOne Bedroom Condo Winston Towers Sunny Isle...

By Amanda Hope, Specializing in Vero Beach & Sebastian Real Estate
(Atlantic Shores Realty Expertise)
Comments 196
What Should My Credit Score Be To Buy a House?When you are starting to think about purchasing your first home - or your 20th - your credit score is something that you need to be aware of. You’ve probably heard that your credit score can make or break the home buying process. However, you may not ...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 1
Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach Market Update February 1, 2018 Market Update Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach  February 1, 2018If you are planing to buy a condo at Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach -we will be honored to help you to find your future home.Evelina Tsigelnitskaya Broker 305-383-5462...

By John Winzenried
(843, REALTOR)
Comments 1
Real Estate in Myrtle Beach SC - St Patrick's DayDepending on what area of Horry County you live in may determine how you enjoy St Patrick's Day. People that live in the Market Common Myrtle Beach section of town can enjoy celebrating St Patrick's Day with the Annual Irish Festival locate in Mark...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB REALTY)
Comments 1
Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach still one of the most popular community for sale and for rent in Sunny Isles Beach. Why?Winston Towers│SIB Realty 305-931-6931 Sunny Isles Beach Winston Towers : Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach Sale and Rent SIB Realty 305-931-6931Don't miss the opportunity to ow...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 1
Under contract. Missed this one?There are a few more 3/3 for sale Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach. View current listing 3 Bedroom condos Winston Towers Sunny Isles Beach For Sale https://goo.gl/q97zsB SIB Realty Evelina Tsigelnitskaya 305-931-6931 Office or 305-383-5462 Cell/Text/Viber/WhatsApp ...