New owners can expect to pay $40,000 in fees to buy a home

Buying a home is one of the most expensive transactions someone will ever make, and home shoppers can expect to spend $40,000 on average in one-time fees on the typical U.S. home, according to a new analysis from Zillow company RealEstate.com and Thumbtack, an online service that matches customers with local professionals. For first-time buyers,

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First-time buyers have snapped up more than 985,000 homes so far this year

Home sales might be slowing down, but that’s not the case with first-time buyers according to a new report by Genworth Mortgage Insurance.

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First time buyers are often defined as people not having owned a home for at least two years. People that need to come up

Down payments needn’t be a drag on first-time buyers

The vast majority of first-time home buyers say a lack of funds for a down payment is the main reason why they’re yet to make a move in the property market, but many don’t realize that not everyone needs to pay 20 percent down to move forwards.

First Time Mover? 3 Ways To Handle The Change Like A Pro

Planning your first major move can also be a major source of stress. Fortunately, there are tips and tricks that can help make your move go much more smoothly.

First-time Home Sellers: How to Avoid Common Hurdles

Selling a home may make it possible to lock in profits in hot real estate markets, make it easier to downsize or enable you to relocate for work.

7 Things Most People Don’t Know about Selling Their Home for the First Time

Many first time home sellers end up making mistakes that keep them from getting the best possible price for their property. If you have never sold a home before, here are a few things that you should know before you begin the whole process.

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