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The Internet's Place in Buying a Home

How to Use the Internet to Buy a Home

The Internet has dramatically changed the real estate industry and the way you will buy a home. Instead of depending on three-line classified ads, you now have access to multiple photos and detailed descriptions. Start your search on the Internet and you'll save yourself lots of time in the long run.

  • Look at Web sites like, which lists homes with photos and gives you the ability to look at locations on a map. Sites like that also give you the ability to find information about the agent who is selling the home and to contact him or her.
  • The Web can also be a useful tool for finding mortgage lenders. Often, you can apply for mortgages on the Internet and get pre-approved for a loan. The Internet can save you a lot of time and money, because you can shop around for mortgages to find the best rate.
  • You can also find a real estate agent who can help you find a home and represent you throughout the process. They are called buyer's agents and many have their own Web sites.

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