If you are a first time home buyer, we have compiled a list of useful tools and links to assist you with all areas of buying a home. Call me to chat - I can recommend a great mortgage guy!
Below is an excellent site that helps you search homes for sale in every state with links directly to MLS real estate listings, HUD homes, foreclosure homes and government foreclosures:
Homes for sale search
Below is a useful site that features a nationwide list of government grants for first time home buyers:
First time home buyer home grants
First time home buyer information
Following are popular mortgage specific websites that provide information and the ability to get pre-qualified for specific types of mortgage loans:
CalPERS Home Loans
Bad Credit Loans
Home Equity Loans
Home Equity Line of Credit
Mortgage Calculator and Loan Information
Here are popular sites that can help you repair credit history.
Credit repair services from ClearCredit.com can help you get your credit report history back on track.
7 Steps to 720
Getting ready to buy a home
Below are some items that will assist you in getting prepared for buying a home. Included are free home buying worksheets to help you with this home buying course.
Free Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac home buying guides.
Free credit report sources
Free Credit Report from Equifax
Get a Three Bureau Credit Report Instantly
3-Bureau Credit Report from CreditReporting.com
Real Estate Resource Links
California Tax Assessors Offices
California Department of Real Estate
Office of Real Estate Appraisers