You may also wish to view this Hud breakdown of the steps involved in buying. It has a lot of info, tools and resources
This FHA site also has a ton of info and resources
Good luck, Dunes
If you can't afford purchase a home have credit issues another solution : blogs I authored
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1. Review your personal monthly budge accounting for all money coming in and going out.
2. Meet with several loan agents to find out about programs and rates for which you qualify.
3. Identify a real estate professional to support your interests
4. Begin your home search
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