Getting started

Your coaches introduce the lesson.

Instructional Text

Buying a home is one of the largest purchases you’ll ever make. So you’ve got to really think it through. When’s the “right time” to buy your first home? As soon as you’re able! Image Description
That’s right. Homeownership offers lots of benefits. But before you start house shopping, you need to think about whether owning a home is right for you – and what it will really take to buy and maintain a home. Image Description
In this lesson, we’ll explain the pluses and minuses of homeownership, the costs involved, and how to decide if you’re ready to buy. Let’s get started! Image Description
Click the Next button to compare the benefits and drawbacks of owning a home.
Getting started Homeownership: Benefits & Realities The costs of homeownership Your home as an investment Are you ready? Scenario: To buy or not to buy?