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 Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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#TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor #SellersPayZEROCommission #ListYourHomeandPayNoCommissionYour home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy ...

By Rachell Lara & A List Properties, A List Properties - San Diego Neighborhood Experts
(eXp Realty / 619.316.7445)
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Home Prices in Santee CA for December 2017 Real estate market data for Santee, California provided by Rachell Lara of A List Properties powered by eXp Realty.  Call 619-316-7445 if you would like more detailed market information specific to your neighborhood.  Find out what your home in Santee CA...

By Fernando Herboso - Broker for Maxus Realty Group, 301-246-0001 Serving Maryland, DC and Northern VA
(Maxus Realty Group - Broker 301-246-0001)
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Sell My House in MD | Why Getting Pre-Approved Should Be Your First Step Most real estate brokers and agents don’t really have all the tools needed to provide 100% selling services to sellers that need to sell their houses  quick, for cash and at a fair price. This is why we have integrated fully...

By Brad Thomsen, Real Estate Services
(Big Bear Realty)
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 Let's face it, everyone's got two cents, and everyone's got two minutes. Here's my two cents in under two minutes... Click below to watch: Is It A Scary Time To Buy A Home?  Make sure to watch the video embedded in this vBlog:  Is It A Scary Time To Buy A Home?  by clicking the image above.  Con...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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#TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor #SellersPayZEROCommission #ListYourHomeandPayNoCommissionYour home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy ...

By Rachell Lara & A List Properties, A List Properties - San Diego Neighborhood Experts
(eXp Realty / 619.316.7445)
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Home Prices in Lakeside CA for December 2017 Real estate market data for Lakeside, California provided by Rachell Lara of A List Properties powered by eXp Realty.  Call 619-316-7445 if you would like more detailed market information specific to your neighborhood.  Find out what your home in Lakes...

By Brad Thomsen, Real Estate Services
(Big Bear Realty)
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 Let's face it, everyone's got two cents, and everyone's got two minutes. Here's my two cents in under two minutes... Click below to watch: Home For The Holidays  Make sure to watch the video embedded in this vBlog:  Home For The Holidays  by clicking the image above.  Connect with me on:   BigBe...

By Chris B Johnson, REALTOR®Quality Not Quantity #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor
(Allison James Elite)
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#TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnsonRealtor #SellersPayZEROCommission #ListYourHomeandPayNoCommissionYour home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy ...

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 Ben Williams
(Lake Life Real Estate)
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  Va Buyers in Buckley, MI by Ben WIlliams  Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews Follow This Home! Traverse City Homes for Sale Search All Homes For Sale Free Home Values Homes Close to Where You Work Presented By: Ben Williams Realtor Coldwell Banker Schmidt REALTOR...

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 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 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 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 DALIA KIBBY, Selling Broward County Homes with Passion!
(Keller Williams Realty Partners SW)
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By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
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   Clintonville home buyers now can access the entire inventory of Clintonville homes for sale by using the link below. Once you open the link, you get the exact data as displayed in the Columbus MLS database. By clicking on the photo, you can get additional photos. By clicking on the address, yo...

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 Russ Ravary ~ Metro Detroit Realtor call (248) 310-6239, Michigan homes for sale ~ yesmyrealtor@gmail.com
(Keller Williams Commerce)
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 Here are two lakes that you and your family will absolutely love living on. These lakes are both located in White Lake Twp and have the qualities you have been looking for in a lake, for your next place to live. Check them out and feel free to contact Russ Ravary Oakland county's lake real estat...

By Joseph Zingales
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Anyone who is on the market for a new home has asked themselves this question. Should I buy an existing home or build my own home? This can be a tricky question to answer and each individual will have a different point of view. Let’s take a look at the pros and cons for each option in relation to...

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...