Understanding the Home Buying Process

Whether you are a first time buyer or an experienced buyer, the home buying process can be daunting.  You have more information available to you today than ever before -- but all that data can seem overwhelming. We've pulled together a series of videos from different sources that can help demystify the process.

The Home Buying Process from A to Z

This is a new series of 22 videos produced by Realtor.com that will cover a wide range of topics from the pros and cons of buying vs. renting to how to find out how much home you can afford to understanding the difference between pre-qualified and pre-approved. The video series launched Jan 2, 2019. Check back from time to time to see new videos as they are loaded to the playlist.  


Three Tips for First Time Home Buyers

First-time home buyers: Do your research, and don't rush into it. Here's some advice from Ryan Serhant, host of Bravo's Million Dollar Listing New York. This video is courtesy of Time's Money Magazine. 


Home Buying 101

This is an older animated video series from realtor.com.  The videos are short and concise.  They do a good job of explaining the home buying process. There are a total of 5 videos. Most are two to three minutes long, the last video on what happens at closing is 4 minutes long. The full series will play one after the other. To watch a single video, click on the playlist icon in the upper left corner and select the video you want to see.