Useful Information for Buyers, Sellers and Home Owners: Buying Your Home
Buying Your Home Investing in Real Estate Your Mortgage Owning Your Home Selling Your Home
  HOW TO BUY
Appraisals & Market Value
Escrow & Closing Costs
Finding the Right Home
Home Inspections & Warranties
Insurance
Lease Options
Making an Offer
Negotiating and Closing a Good Deal
Property Taxes

Tax Considerations
 
> What is the Mortgage Credit Certificate program?
> Are taxes on second homes deductible?
> What home-buying costs are deductible?
> How do you choose between buying and renting?
> Explain the home mortgage deduction . .
> Should I buy a vacation home?
> Are there tax credits for first-time home buyers?
> Are seller-paid points deductible?
> How do I save on taxes?
> When is the best time to buy?
> What are the rules for mortgage credit certificates?
> Are points deductible?
> Where do I get information on IRS publications?
> How do I reach the IRS?
> How are fees and assessments figured in a homeowners association?
  WHERE & WHAT TO BUY
Condominiums & Townhomes
Fixer-Uppers
Foreclosures
New Homes & Vacation Homes
Tenants-In-Common and Co-ops
What You Can Afford
Whom to Contact (Where & What to Buy)
 
Real Estate Q & A 2007 InMan News Features