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7 Tips for a Better Experience with Your First Real Estate Buy

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Lots of people are looking for new homes. It has been estimated that between 2009 and 2013, the number of Google searches for real estate went up 253%. If you are thinking about looking for your first home, the process can seem daunting. The good news is that it really does not have to be. Here are some tips to make the process easier and less stressful.

  1. Check your budget. Before you set out on the process to make a big purchase, you need to know how much you can afford to spend. To get that information, you need to do a hard a thorough examination of your finances. Look at how much money you have coming in and how much you really have going out. When you look at real estate purchases, you should budget to pay no more than 30% of your take-home pay.
  2. Check your credit. Before you set ou
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