People bought nearly 6.4 million in the U.S. last yearand many of them were young first-time buyers who are now find themselves wondering, Whats next? And with the subprime crisis quickly becoming a general slide in the housing market, theyre truly in the dark Picking up where a slew of home-buying books leave off, The Essential Guide for First-Time Homeowners is the all-in-one resource your readers need. Filled with crucial advice, helpful reminders and fun tips, our latest USA TODAY book covers: mortgages and refinancing prioritizing purchases maintenance and repairs organizing records and possessions safety and security homeowners insurance neighbors and disputes tax breaks remodeling with contractors budget decorating and renovations preparing for an eventual home sale Filled with real solutions and easy-to-implement ideas, this books incorporates excerpts of USA TODAY articles, handy charts, a sample budget and the ever-popular USA TODAY Snapshots.Maximize Your Investment aamp; Enjoy Your New Home Ilona M. Bray, Alayna Schroeder ... and other appliances. but if notaor if their quality is subpara appliances may be among your first home purchases. ... Visit manufacturera#39;s discount stores. ... some stores, like lowea#39;s or Home Depot, have been known to offer 0% financing for the first year on large purchases. ... you apply for and pay for the item with their store credit card, on which the eventual interest rates may be unusually high.
|Title||:||Essential Guide for First-time Homeowners, The|
|Author||:||Ilona M. Bray, Alayna Schroeder|
|Publisher||:||Nolo - 2008-10-01|