Military Homebuyer Guide

We've been connecting service members with their dream homes for over three decades. In appreciation for your service, we'd like to share with you what we've learned over the years. We hope the information in this guide helps you make your next move with ease.


Relocation tips

Monthly budget worksheet

VA financing information

Moving Checklist

Homebuyer Guide

Making the decision to buy a home is an exciting step. When you’re a first-time homebuyer, there’s a lot to learn along the way. We hope this guide will help you feel more informed so you can buy with confidence.


• Monthly budget worksheet

• Financing basics

• Home shopping tips

• Moving checklist

Home Building Guide

Building a home from the ground up is one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences in all of homeownership—especially when you know what to expect! This guide should help you understand the homebuildingprocess from start to finish.


• How to choose a community, homesite and floor plan

• Model home tour tips and tricks

• What to expect at the design center

• Closing checklist

Credit Score Guide

How to get your credit mortgage-ready Your credit score can affect your ability to get approved for a mortgage and may even help you get a better interest rate. This guide offers quick tips that could improve your credit before you start the home loan process.

Comparison Shopping Guide

House hunting? From energy-efficient features and personalization options to home maintenance costs and mortgage convenience, we tackle the topics that will help you make an informed decision about your next home purchase.

This guide includes:

• A builder vs. builder worksheet

• New home vs. resale home overview

• How buying stacks up to renting

• Community checklist

• House hunting wish list

Choose Floor Plan Guide

Whether you’re new to house hunting or you’ve owned before, finding the right floor plan can be a challenge. This guide may help streamline your search for your next home.


• Room-by-room lifestyle guide

• Floor plan worksheet

• Model home tour tips

After Foreclosure Guide

Don't let past credit problems keep you from owning a home in the future. This guide offers tips and tools to help you bounce back.


• Strategies for building your savings

• Ways to rebuild your credit

• Loan waiting periods

• A handy budget worksheet

• Mortgages 101: types & options available

Ultimate Moving Pack

Moving is an exciting time, but staying organized can be a challenge. We hope this packet of worksheets and checklists helps you keep your homebuying experience on track from start to finish.


• Budget worksheet

• House hunting wish list

• Tips for touring model homes

• Neighborhood shopping checklist

• Borrower’s checklist

• Choosing a homebuilder worksheet

• What to bring to the closing table

• Moving checklist