13 Home Buying Tips for 2013

Gone are the days that banks will fork over cash to anyone with a heartbeat. The best way to start is to ask friends for referrals from mortgage brokers and to shop around with banks and credit unions. You should also know that once you actually find a home, the mortgage process is on the same pain level as a root canal, only it requires more patience.

Plus you get time to find the mortgage that’s right for you while saving for your deposit. If you are ready to jump in to the real estate market, here are 13 house-hunting tips for 2013.

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