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Do you want to avoid first-time home buyer mistakes? 

Buying a home can be both exciting and overwhelming for all first-time home-buyers. If you have already started the search process, make sure you're not making some common first-time home buyer mistakes. 

Most first-time home-buyers have never gone through the stressful experience of buying a home, and they often have to learn the hard way when buying their first home, but by making only a tiny mistake during the home buying process, it can be extremely costly and frustrating. 

In this informative three-in-one-volume guide, you will discover all common mistakes most first-time buyers make and some of the most important features to look for when buying your dream home. 

Planning Ahead Is the Key 

Buying a home is the pinnacle of adulthood, but as we all aware, home ownership isn’t exactly easy to navigate, especially for younger folks. Unless you’re completely debt-free, get help from parents, and disciplined enough to live below your means to save money, buying your first home in the future can seem more like a fantasy than an actual possibility. 

In The First Time Home Buying Guide, we will be mainly focus on why and how to save up our money to have the down payment for our first home purchase, so we can be prepared when there is a home buying opportunity. 

What to Look for When Buying a Condo 

So you want a condo as a first time home buyer, but you’d like more information. What are the pros and cons of living in a condo? What about amenities? How much will you have to pay? Are there people who don’t like condos? If so, why don’t they? This book will explain all of these questions in detail. This three-in-one volume is specifically written for first time home buyers or someone who is planning to get his/her home in the near future. 

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©2019 Thomas.K Lutz (P)2019 Thomas.K Lutz

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GREAT book! I'm actually just finishing the book. my husband and I are going to buy a house in a few weeks! it's packed with information and simplified for someone like me who is totally clueless. Some very minor grammar mistakes, but otherwise they are to the point and helpful. I would recommend this!

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Save me a lot of money

I actually got this bundle quite a long time ago, some of the tips in the book really saved me a lot of money, so yes. 5/5 for sure.

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Extremely thorough guide

I've learned this info and can refer back to it before I buy my next house in a few years. Highly recommended. The quality of information in books these days is mixed, but this is a really good one.

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Wish I had this book when I purchased my home!

Amazing insights! Makes the reader feel empowered with a wealth of information. I will be recommending this book to all my friends who are looking to buy a new home!

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Helpful for Most people

Easy to understand and listen to, broken into chapters/sub-chapters well, examples and lists are very valuable and clear. Highlighted it up quite a bit since it was filled with such useful and actionable advice. ONLY critique is that it is a bit short.But overall I would still recommend this to new home buyers for sure. You will find some of the tips useful.

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So I loved this!
I thought it was super helpful, it made potentially buying a house way less intimidating. Really liked the checklist and the credit score information.
As a non-home owner, and like as SUPER new to this as it gets it made me feel way more confident and gave me a really good foundation to get started.

Really loved it! Super helpful for novices like me!

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Thanks for this awesome audiobook! I fell in love with a house and it broke my heart when there were too many issues. Knob and tube wiring, foundation problems, non permitted structures. Took me a while to get back into a logical mindset and I just had an offer accepted on a house that may not be my “dream home” but works, it’s updated where it matters, cheaper, and has the potential to become my dream home over time.

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Very good

This book provides all the education any buyer would need to prevent making the common mistakes that many buyers’ especially first time homebuyers make. Thomas's book gives the buyer the smoothest most enjoyable purchasing experience for one of the largest investments that they will make in their lifetime.

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Great for New Home buyers

This audiobook is a must for any first-time home buyer who has no clues about the home buying process. This simple, easy to follow step-by-step guide will go through the entire home buying process from start to finish. Not knowing what’s involved in buying a home can be very costly, so I would highly recommend listening to this audiobook as the 1st step toward becoming a smart home buyer. Recommended!

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Great resource!

Gave it as a gift to a first time home buyer. Definitely helpful in the what do I do next phase once you decide you ready to buy a home.

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  • 02-27-19

Extremely useful and exceedingly helpful

The book succinctly disseminates very practical suggestions and provides realistic scenarios and expectations (i.e. potential of periodic negative cash flow) and truthful disclosures for various situations without any sugar coating involved unlike many get-rich quick schemes.overall great guide.

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  • Brantley
  • 03-02-19

Great grab

This book breaks down the complexity and also helps readers become familiar with the language of real estate. Very thorough, yet understandable from start to finish. I wish I'd had this resource for my first-time home purchase--I know I'll refer to it for my second!

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  • Alexander Axel
  • 02-25-19

Great intro

I would definitely recommend this book to anyone considering buying a house or anyone who is just curious about the process.

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  • Chris Lankford
  • 10-31-20

Just the right amount of quick info

I wish I had this kind of information when I bought my first home! Buying a first home, or any subsequent home for that matter, can be daunting. This audiobook acts like a checklist for you to follow to make sure you have done everything you can to make your home purchasing experience a good one -- and less stressful one. I'll be using this over and over the next time I purchase a home.

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  • Jenny Martin
  • 10-28-20

up to date

Comprehensive and up to date. While you won't use all info of the audiobook, it has a great conversational tone that explains everything. With how expensive the buying process is, having a guide map of what to expect and look out for is very helpful. A few chapters, in particular, are useful.

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  • Charlene
  • 10-22-20

Basic INfo, better aim for USA buyers

Not really relevant for today’s buyer and more for the American market. The info is good for basic rules of buying for beginning.

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  • Bart
  • 03-02-19

Excellent

if you're a first-time home buyer. If only I had this book when buying my first home. Still many gems even if you’re not a first time home buyer!!! This is a for sure stocking stuffer!!

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  • Moss
  • 03-02-19

Terrific resource for first-time home buyers

This book is a fantastic one-stop-how-to-buy guide to purchasing a home! It’s easy to read, easy to follow, and really easy to navigate.

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  • Amelia Thomas
  • 02-27-19

Highly recommend!!

This book gives light to my confused mind about first time home buying.Very good guide and has all the pertinent information to get you through the process.

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  • Lewis Ava
  • 02-27-19

Practical Advice

For real estate professionals to learn the ins and outs of the other side (the side that makes the purchase possible). I think the book will give me help, I am looking for my home here first time, after I read it, I will give the review.