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Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home

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  • Posted January 5, 2013

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    “ Nolo’s Essential Guide To Buying Your First Home” by Ilona Bray, J.D., Alayna Schroeder, J.D. & Marcia Stewart includes detailed information on making first time home purchases. There is also a Cd-rom attached to the end of the book. This was one of the books to catch my interest because my husband and I intend to purchase our first home within the next eight years. We are giving ourselves plenty of time to look around because we actually plan to permanently reside in the home for the long-term. The following are some of the informative details included in the book:
    Pages 25-27: Pinpointing personal preferences choice in the neighborhood of the home purchase
    Pages 90-97: Essential details on real estate agents
    Pages 275-303: Items to take care of before closing in on a house deal.
    “Nolo’s Essential Guide To Buying Your First Home” by Illona Bray, J.D., Alana Schroeder, J.D., & Marcia Stewart is good for first time home buyers.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 29, 2009

    Great for those considering buying a home.

    This book is well organized by chapter to help you find the information you need. The entire thing was helpful for me during the home-buying process to help me understand the steps and what to expect.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 18, 2009

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    A great investment!

    Unlike most how-to books, I read this one cover to cover. It covers every step in the home buying process, in order from start to finish. It includes detailed information on topics such as finding the right house, finding a loan, getting a good real estate agent, figuring out what to offer, the closing process, inspections, homeowners insurance and more. I bought a small army of how-to books to help me buy my first home, but I really only needed this one.

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    Posted May 5, 2009

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