Buying Your Home


Buying a Home

Determining what you can afford – Finding the right home for you and your family – Getting a good home loan – Completing the purchase


Avoiding Predatory Lending and Getting a Good Loan

Predatory lenders offer high-interest loans with hidden fees and costs. How to find a good loan and the interest rate you qualify for.


Escrow

Using an escrow company ensures that the seller receives payment for the home and that the buyer gets title to the property.


Signing and Co-signing a Contract

If you co-sign a contract for a friend or relative, you must pay if they don’t.


Homeowner Notification Program

This Los Angeles County program gives you a chance to review real estate documents to protect you from fraud and protect your home from a foreclosure.