First-Time Home Buyers

Bay Area Buyers Need Almost Twice the Income for Median Down Payment
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Bay Area Buyers Need Almost Twice the Income for Median Down Payment

High down payments are a “major barrier to homeownership.” More

Why Your First Home Should be an Investment Property
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Why Your First Home Should be an Investment Property

This writer says it's never too early to start investing. More

Brandywine Homes Announces Its Third Infill Townhome Development in Norwalk, Calif.
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Brandywine Homes Announces Its Third Infill Townhome Development in Norwalk, Calif.

Castella’s 21 townhomes will add entry-level housing near Los Angeles and other... More

Bay Area Homes: As Mortgage Rates Increase, How Much More Will Buyers Pay?
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Bay Area Homes: As Mortgage Rates Increase, How Much More Will Buyers Pay?

As mortgage rates climb, experts examine how much more the rates could cost... More

British Columbia Battles High Home Prices With First-Time Buyer Loans
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British Columbia Battles High Home Prices With First-Time Buyer Loans

Provincial residents looking to buy are eligible for loans of up to $28,100 USD. More

Maryland Program Enables Home Ownership by Reducing Student Debt
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Maryland Program Enables Home Ownership by Reducing Student Debt

When qualified participants purchase one of the DHCD’s state-owned properties, up... More

Raising Interest Rates Could Hurt Housing, Economist Says
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Raising Interest Rates Could Hurt Housing, Economist Says

First American’s senior vice president and chief economist looks at the dangers of... More

Tips For First-Time Buyers
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Tips For First-Time Buyers

A buyer’s market is on the way; here’s how you can get your first home. More

AEI: First-Time-Buyer Loan Volume Rose 14% YOY
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AEI: First-Time-Buyer Loan Volume Rose 14% YOY

First-Time Mortgage Risk Index stands at 15.6% as of August 2016, 6.4% higher than... More

97% of “Generation Z” Teenagers Expect To Own a Home in the Future
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97% of “Generation Z” Teenagers Expect To Own a Home in the Future

More than half of teens aged 13-17 would give up social media for one year in... More

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