The 12 Step Home Buying Guide

Step 1: Clean Up Your Credit Score
 
Step 2: Get The Down Payment

Step 3: Figure Out What You Can Afford

Step 4: Find the Right Realtor

Step 5: Pick the Right House

Step 6: Perfect the Art of the Offer

Step 7: Nail the Appraisal

Step 8: Ace the inspection

Step 9: Land a Loan

Step 10: Negotiate Closing Costs

Step 11: The Final Walk-through

Step 12: Master Your Move

*Courtesy Realtor.com