Home buyers should take several steps to apply for first-time home buyer grants, as detailed by SF Gate: researching state programs, gathering qualifying documents, finding approved mortgage lenders and filling out forms... More »

Obama’s first-time home buyer program is called the Home Buyer Assistance and Improvement Act of 2010, according to the New York Times. This law seeks to bolster the housing sector by providing credit assistance for firs... More »

A first-time home buyer grant, such as the HomePath Ready Buyer program started by Fannie Mae in April 2015, is worth up to 3 percent of the home's purchase price, according to HousingWire. For example, purchasers can sa... More »

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The potential home buyer needs to know if a home is a short sale because the purchasing process is more complex. There is extra waiting and paperwork involved in a short sale. More »

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When it comes to home loans, first-time home buyers should know that their credit scores and monthly cash flow are crucial factors and that mortgage lenders require income and tax documents, including two recent pay stub... More »

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The specific steps and requirements for changing the title on a mobile home vary between states, but most involve completing special forms that indicate the current and future registrants as well as the status of all sta... More »

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Before selling a home in Detroit, homeowners need to fill out paperwork such as a sales contract and disclosure forms, according to SF Gate. Copies of important documents such as title deeds and surveys are also necessar... More »

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