Buying Your First Home

The Video Series

First Time Homebuyer Video Series

Video One

Should I Buy or Rent?

"Should I buy or rent?" is one of the most commonly asked questions from prospective first time homebuyers. And, there's good reason for that! For those who have never gone through the process of buying a home, the unknown can be intimidating.

Yet, once you explore the pros and cons of renting vs buying, you may be pleasantly surprised. In this video, you'll learn the questions to ask and the people to consult in order to determine if you should buy or rent.

Video Two

What if I'm Not Ready to Buy a Home Yet?

Not quite ready to become a homeowner? No worries, we totally understand. However, there are a few things you can be doing now that will prepare you for when you are ready to buy a home.

In this video, you'll learn about the personal and financial steps you can be taking months and even years before you buy your first home.

Video Three

Questions from First Time Homebuyers

We've received some great questions from first time homebuyers! Now, we're going to supply some answers to your most frequently asked questions.

In this video, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty's President, Jim Saxon, answers multiple questions relating to buying your first home.

Video Four

Do I Really Need a Real Estate Agent?

In this video, we ask the question “Do I really need a real estate agent?” To help us answer this question, we welcome Regional Manager, Chris Dickson, who tells us all about the role of a professional real estate agent and what we can expect during the home buying process.

Video Five

How Do I Get a Mortgage?

In this video, we chat with Jennifer Burnett of Pennsylvania Preferred Mortgage about all the home financing options that are available for first time homebuyers. Plus, Jennifer gives us advice how first time homebuyers can get approved for a mortgage.