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First time homebuyer

Chris Farrell Dec 19, 2008

Question: What is your suggestion for finding up to date information on all I would need to know about mortgages for the first time buyer. I would assume that most books on the subject are now out of date with the current market. Paul, Valley Cottage, NY

Answer: One of the resources I like is It offers up to date information and thoughtful articles on the basics of buying a home, refinancing and the like. Another good source for information is

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