FIRST-TIME HOMEBUYER GUIDE

With our informative and easy to use First-Time Homebuyer guide, you’ll find resources, tips, and answers to common questions to help you make the right choices when beginning the journey toward homeownership.

THE JOURNEY TO HOMEOWNERSHIP

VIDEOS

CREDIT HISTORY

Watch this video to understand what options are available to homebuyers based on their credit history.

HOUSING SUPPLY

Watch this video to understand how housing inventory impacts affordability.

DEBT

Debt can be an obstacle to homeownership, but there are grant programs that can help First-Time Homebuyers.

SAVINGS PROGRAMS

Savings programs in places like Iowa are now available in a number of states and are increasing in popularity.

Quickstart Infographics

What Questions Should I Ask Before Buying a Home?

Understanding the Home Buying Process

Hurdles to Buying a Home

Homeownership Benefits