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Buying a New Home

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  • Buying A Home

    The homebuying process can seem complicated, but if you take things step-by-step, you will soon be holding the keys to your own home! Nine steps to buying a home and more! Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
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    Spanish / Español
  • Buying HUD Homes (Answers to Common Questions)

    This web page explains how to buy a HUD Home and provides links to properties that are available near you for purchase from HUD. When someone with a mortgage insured by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) can't meet their payments, the lender forecloses on the home. HUD pays the lender what is owed and HUD takes ownership of the home. Then HUD sells it at market value as quickly as possible. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
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    Spanish / Español
  • Homeownership 101

    In this article, you will learn some of the basics of buying a home, such as deciding whether you're ready to buy home, how much you can afford, choosing the right mortgage, and who's involved in the homebuying process. Content Detail

    By:
    Ginnie Mae
  • 100 Questions and Answers About Buying a New Home

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    By:
    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
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    Spanish / Español
  • Homeownership: Oklahoma

    Owning a home is a big part of the American Dream. Here are some resources that can help you buy, maintain and keep your home. Getting Started, Buying a Home, Owning and Maintaining Your Home and Other Oklahoma Resources on this web site. Content Detail

    By:
    U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Devleopment
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    Spanish / Español
  • Housing Cost Calculator

    The Housing Cost Calculator compares the cost of owning a home to renting for a potential new homeowner. Content Detail

    By:
    Center for Economic and Policy Research
  • Interest-Only Mortgage Payments & Payment-Option ARMs

    Owning a home is part of the American dream. But high home prices may make the dream seem out of reach. To make monthly mortgage payments more affordable, many lenders offer home loans that allow you to (1) pay only the interest on the loan during the first few years of the loan term or (2) make only a specified minimum payment that could be less than the monthly interest on the loan. Content Detail

    By:
    The Federal Reserve Board
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    Spanish / Español
  • Thinking of Buying a Home?

    Frequently Asked Questions Content Detail

    By:
    Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Home Ownership Options for Seniors

    A guide to help you select the best home ownership option in your specific circumstances. Content Detail

    By:
    National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Lead-Based Paint Disclosure Form PDF

    Landlords, Sellers or Agents and contractors are required to give you a warning statement on housing built before 1978. This is the form. Content Detail

    By:
    EPA
  • Protect Your Family From Lead PDF

    For homes built before 1978, lead paint can be hazardous to young children or pregnant women. Learn about the hazards in this material. Landlords and contractors are required to make certain disclosures about the paint. Content Detail

    By:
    EPA
  • Tulsa County Land & Property Records Search

    Search the Tulsa World database of Tulsa County land and property records as of January 2010. Content Detail

    By:
    Tulsa World