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

 

By The Temple Team, Specializing in Charlotte/ Lake Norman Real Estate
(THE TEMPLE TEAM)
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 The Importance of a Final Walk Through ... A final walk through of your new home is a way to confirm that the condition of the home is the same or even better as it was on the day that the offer to purchase was signed. The final walk through is always scheduled after the seller has moved out of ...

By Florida Tolbert Team Keller Williams Advantage, Million $ Guild Member Cert Luxury Home Mkting Spc
(Keller Williams Advantage III Realty in Lake Nona)
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                   Poinciana Land & Lots for Sale,                       Featured Vacant Land,  1018 Cannes                                              1018 Cannes Dr, Kissimmee, FL Just Listed Description Photos Maps & Local Print Brochure Our Reviews Follow This Home! CLICK HERE for FULL DETA...

By Tom Bashe
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Mission Villas Normal Heights Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Mission Villas Condo Complex in Normal Heights, look no further! As a Normal Heights condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search all...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Admiral's Pointe, Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About Admiral's Pointe Admirals Pointe is a 24 story 171 unit residential condo building. Admirals Pointe is located at 645 N Kingsbury in River North neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Average taxes in Admiral's Pointe $5,527 ...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Gallery 400, Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About Gallery 400 Gallery 400 is a residential condo building located at 400 W Ontario in River North neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. This 18-story luxury residential condo building consists of 117 units. The Near North Side is o...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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River Plaza, Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About River Plaza River Plaza is a condo high-rise built in the late 1970s. River Plaza is located in the River North area in Chicago on Wabash south of Hubbard at 405 N. Wabash Avenue. Average taxes in River Plaza $5,751 Average as...

By Tom Bashe
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Hartland Spring Valley Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Hartland Condo Complex in Spring Valley, look no further! As a Spring Valley condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search all Hartland Condo...

By Tom Bashe
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Riviera Cove Pacific Beach Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Riviera Cove Condo Complex in Pacific Beach, look no further! As a Pacific Beach condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search all Rivier...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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419 W. Grand Ave., Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About 419 W. Grand Ave. 419 W. Grand Avenue is a 17 unit condominium building built in 2000. 419 W. Grand Avenue is located in the Near North Side neighborhood of Chicago. Average taxes in 419 W. Grand Ave. $14,578 Average ass...

By Tom Bashe
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Park Glen on Estes El Cajon Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Park Glen on Estes Condo Complex in El Cajon, look no further! As a El Cajon condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search all Park Glen...

By Abby Stiller, Real Estate Agent Serving Southwest Florida
(Premier Realty Homes of SWFL)
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NEW LISTING IN CAPE CORAL, FL! Build your dream home on this vacant lot located at: 1735 SW 3RD ST - Great lot in desirable neighborhood, close to many restaurants, shops and schools. Lot is located between Chiquita Blvd and SW Pine Island Rd. Own your piece of paradise in sunny Florida! #1735SW3...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Grand Plaza, Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About Grand Plaza Grand Plaza is a high rise condo building built in 2003. Grand Plaza is located in the River North neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois at 545 N Dearborn Street. Amenities include an outdoor jogging path, sun deck, ou...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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River Bank Lofts, Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About River Bank Lofts River Bank Lofts is a loft style condo building located in the River North neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois at 550 N Kingsbury. River Bank Lofts is located close to public transportation, expressways, re...

By Tom Bashe
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  The Gallery Corona Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the The Gallery Condo Complex in Corona, look no further! As a Corona condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search all The Gallery Condos For Sale V...

By Tom Bashe
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Villa Grande Escondido Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Villa Grande Condo Complex in Escondido, look no further! As a Escondido condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search all Villa Grande Condo...

By Ryan Case, Realtor servicing all of Southern California
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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Woodlands De Soto - Canoga Park CA   If you are a condo buyer looking to find out more information on Woodlands De Soto in Canoga Park, then you have come to the right place! Our website features a plethora of information on Woodlands De Soto, including amenities, HOA information, condos for sal...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Park Place, Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About Park Place Park Place is a 168 unit residential condo built in 2003. Park Place is located at 600 N Kingsbury in the River North neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Amenities include 24/7 doorstaff, fitness center, bike room, po...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
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Plaza 440 Private Residences, Loop, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About Plaza 440 Private Residences Plaza 440 Private Residences is a 50 story high-rise in the Loop neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois. Plaza 440 Private Residences is located at 440 N. Wabash, Chicago, IL 6061. Average taxes i...
Ontario Street Lofts, Near North Side, Chicago, Illinois - December 2017 About Ontario Street Lofts Ontario Street Lofts is a residential condo building located at 411 W Ontario in River North neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. The building was built around 1915 and was converted to lofts in 199...

By Tom Bashe
(Coldwell Banker Real Estate)
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  Cambridge Square Mission Hills Condos For Sale   If you have spent countless hours searching for the best online resource dedicated solely to the Cambridge Square Condo Complex in Mission Hills, look no further! As a Mission Hills condo buyer on our website, you can do the following: Search al...