Buying a home can be the most

irritating time of your life.

It’s the American dream, putting your family into a home they will grow and learn in. You’ll soon find there are some savvy moves you need to make before you unpack in your new home.

Take a look at your credit, get a copy of your credit reports and learn your score before you approach a lender. Lower credit scores could prevent you from obtaining a loan you need, so you need to be prepared for questions the lenders will ask. Request pre-approval from a lender so that you will know how much you can afford to spend on a house. Evaluate how much of down payment you can afford, the down payment amount also tells you what price range to consider when looking for a house.

There are so many things to consider when you are buying a home – browse our articles below to receive more information about buying the home you’ve always dreamed of!