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Buying a Home

Buying a home is one of life's major purchases, so you'll want to make sure your legal bases are covered before you sign on the dotted line. We can guide you through some of the legal aspects of home buying to help you make a smart and sound purchase decision.

Every home purchase requires a certain amount of paperwork. You'll be handling things like the deed, bill of sale, title agreement, mortgage and insurance documents, just to name a few. A purchase agreement might also be involved, which documents the transfer of property from one person to another. If you need one today, we have a free purchase agreement form here that takes down your basic information and generates a contract both parties can sign. Also think about the home inspection process, which helps uncover any issues with the home so that it can be repaired prior to the sale. If you need to start a home inspection, you can get a free home evaluation sheet here. In some cases, you might consider speaking with an attorney who can answer your more specific questions about buying a home.

Below you'll find some articles on buying a home that delve into topics like moving checklists and home inspections. And if you decide you'd like to find a lawyer to help you buy a home, we're always happy to help.