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 Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 15
SIB Realty | Featured Properties | http://www.SIBRealty.com/ | Office 305-931-6931 | Sunny Isles Beach We Speak English, Russian. If you are going to sell, buy or lease Winston Towers Condo allow us to help you. Winston Towers Condos sell fast when the price is right! Winston Towers Sunny Isles ...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 9
La Perla Direct Ocean, Two bedroom for sale. Luxury Oceanfront condo. ENJOY LIVING IN THE HEART OF SUNNY ISLES IN HIGH FLOOR UPGRATED 2 BED/2.5 BATH CONDO ON THE SOUTHEAST CORNER WITH DIRECT OCEAN VIEW FROM EACH ROOM AND EXTENDED WRAPAROUND BALCONY. BEST VIEW AND FLOOR PLAN! UNIT IS CURRENTLY RE...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
Comments 18
Picture Perfect Homes in Las Sendas, Mesa, AZCall Brian for a FREE Market Analysis of Your Home!!!For ALL of Your East Valley AZ Real Estate Needs Please Visit Real Estate in East Valley AZHomes Currently for Sale in Las SendasHomes Recently Sold in Las Sendas Las Sendas is a uniquely designed ma...

By Chris B Johnson, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
My Los Angeles County Real Estate BLOG   My Ventura County Real Estate BLOG Some Highlights: An emerging trend for some time now has been the difference between available inventory and demand in the premium and luxury markets and that in the starter and trade-up markets and what those differences...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 0
 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, you ...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 0
Worthington home buyers now can access the entire inventory of Worthington 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, you get...

By Jerry Pinkas 843-839-9870 HOMEGUIDEMYRTLEBEACH.COM, Myrtle Beach Condos, Homes and Properties for Sale
(Jerry Pinkas Real Estate Experts)
Comments 4
Myrtle Beach Condos For Sale How To Find Your Treasure At The Beach  When people think about the beach they usually think about the summertime fun they had, especially in their youth. We are all lured to the waterfront, especially the beach and ocean. It's something within all of us. When the wea...

By Jerry Pinkas 843-839-9870 HOMEGUIDEMYRTLEBEACH.COM, Myrtle Beach Condos, Homes and Properties for Sale
(Jerry Pinkas Real Estate Experts)
Comments 0
There’s no need to keep looking for the perfect luxury condo in Myrtle Beach because The Anderson Ocean Club has everything you could ask for – fabulous location, exciting amenities, and the ideal condo to fit any need.What makes The Anderson Ocean Club stand apart from all the other great condos...

By Joe Kendall Broker, It's Always best to talk to "Broker Joe"
(Keller Williams Realty of Fort Myers & The Islands)
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CAPE CORAL FLORIDA WATERFRONT HOMES FOR SALE Presented by Keller Williams Realty of Fort Myers & The Islands!  This AMAZING HOME MUST BE ON YOUR MUST SEE LIST! It's the perfect home for the home owner that loves to entertain the largest group of family and friends! Enjoy your morning coffee on th...

By Peter Mohylsky, Your Bucket List Broker Along Scenic 30A
(BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS REAL ESTATE)
Comments 1
Is time running out for the opportunity to buy a home?   NO.1.  Do I need a 20% down payment?   Not necessarily.  There are financing options available that require little or no money down.  Some programs allow for a 3% down payment on a fixed-rate loan.  2.  Will I need a perfect credit score?No...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 0
University District investors now can access the entire inventory of University District investment properties 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 cl...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
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 Vancouver is among the most varied town in Canada. All of the cities in the Greater Vancouver Area deal something various and also special for all of its inhabitants. For instance, a new household searching for a risk-free as well as economical community can check into Coquitlam or New Westminst...

By Phyllis Lerner call 914.438.7556, William Raveis Legends Realty Group
(William Raveis Legends Realty Group LLC)
Comments 1
 OPEN HOUSE - Sunday, December 9th, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - 130 Rt 139, Somers, NY 10589Completely Renovated & Updated Home on over 1.8 Acres in Prime location:4 Bedrooms3 Full Bathrooms2 Car Garage AttachedBackyard In Ground PoolOnly 7 minutes by car from Metro North Train Sation, Saw Mil...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 0
University District home buyers now can access the entire inventory of University District 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 ...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 0
Central Ohio investors now can access the entire inventory of Central Ohio Bank Owned properties 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 ...

By Evelina Tsigelnitskaya, www.SIBRealty.org 305-931-6931
(SIB Realty)
Comments 0
Two Bedroom Condo Sale Aventura  Market Update December 10, 2018 via SIB Realty 305-931-6931. 1714 condos are for sale today in Aventura. 863 Two Bedroom condos for sale in Aventura From $79,000 to $569,000 71 Two Bedroom  condos are under contract in Aventura 551 Two Bedroom condos were Sold in ...

By Chris B Johnson, 5 Star Rated REALTOR® Quality, Not Quantity
(Allison James Elite)
Comments 0
 #5StarREALTOR®Your 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 or sell a home. I am NOT interested in Selling 100 or 200 homes a year becau...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
Comments 0
Grasmere, Mokena, Illinois - December 2018Grasmere is a single family home subdivision built in the early to mid 1990s. Grasmere is located in Mokena, Illinois west of Lagrange Road and north of La Porte Road. Average taxes in Grasmere $8,191 Average association fees in Grasmere $171 ($120 - $21...

By Mark Miranda, REALTOR
(Juniper Realty Group at Silvercreek Realty Group)
Comments 1
3875 W Ustick Rd, Meridian, ID Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Walk Score Search MORE Homes Instant Property Value $ Click for current price 4 BEDROOMS | Beautiful Vintage home w/ park like landscape by professional. Mature trees, berries & 3 private Patios! Ent...

By Marco Amidei
(RE/MAX Suburban )
Comments 0
Tall Oaks, Elgin, Illinois - December 2018Tall Oaks is a townhouse and single family home subdivision built by several builders from the mid to late 2010's. A newer section was built starting in 2017 by D.R. Horton. Tall Oaks is located in Elgin, Illinois west of Randall Road and south of IL Rou...