For most individuals and families, buying a home represents the biggest purchase they will ever make.
While buying a house can be a terrific investment, it should be done with great prudence, planning and comparison shopping.
When is the best time to buy? How can you get the lowest interest rate on a mortgage? How much should you save up for a down payment?
We’ve assembled a list of the 10 things you should know before taking the big plunge in buying your first home.