Secure the services of a qualified real estate professional!
Decide what type of home / property is best for your family.
Set a maximum budget that you are able, or willing to spend on a new home.
Determine if you want a new home (brand new construction) or a previously-owned home.
Identify local neighbourhoods that you are interested (or not interested) in.
Meet with a mortgage professional to discuss the costs associated with home ownership.
Stay in close contact with your real estate agent - they are working hard for you!
Ensure you are pre-approved for a mortgage before looking, and getting your hopes up.
Be patient. The right home will come along. Don't settle if "your gut" just doesn't feel right.
When you find the perfect home, take your time and read over the deal carefully! Enjoy your home!

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