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Home Buying For Dummies, 4th Edition

ISBN: 978-0-470-50066-8
384 pages
April 2009
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Part I: Home Economics.

Chapter 1: Deciding Whether to Buy.

Chapter 2: Getting Your Financial House in Order.

Chapter 3: What Can You Afford to Buy?

Chapter 4: Why Home Prices Rise and Fall.

Part II: Financing 101.

Chapter 5: Understanding and Improving Your Credit Score.

Chapter 6: Selecting a Mortgage.

Chapter 7: Mortgage Quandaries, Conundrums, and Paperwork.

Part III: Property, Players, and Prices.

Chapter 8: Where and What to Buy.

Chapter 9: Assembling an All-Star Real Estate Team.

Chapter 10: What’s It Worth?

Chapter 11: Tapping the Internet’s Best Resources.

Part IV: Making the Deal.

Chapter 12: Negotiating Your Best Deal.

Chapter 13: Inspecting and Protecting Your Home.

Chapter 14: It Ain’t Over till the Weight-Challenged Escrow Offi cer Sings.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 15: Ten Financial “To Do’s” After You Buy.

Chapter 16: Ten Things to Know When Investing in Real Estate.

Chapter 17: Ten Things to Consider When Selling Your House.

Part VI: Appendixes.

Appendix A: Sample Real Estate Purchase Contract.

Appendix B: Example of a Good Inspection Report.

Appendix C: Glossary.


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