There are many myths about buying your first home. That’s why it’s important to be prepared with the facts.

Myth

These days renting is always a better option than buying.

Truth

Every situation is different, but even with maintenance and other homeownership costs, monthly mortgage payments may be less expensive than rental costs.

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My FirstHome® can help you learn the facts about homeownership in a fun, interactive way. This free interactive learning experience provides an overview of what you need to know to become a successful homeowner. Completing the program takes about an hour; you can stop and resume at the same spot whenever you want.

Buying a home is a big step. Having the right information is essential. Visit My FirstHome to get started on the road to successful homeownership.

Get prequalified

Knowing your home financing price range is a good way to start looking for a home with confidence. Learn more about the 3 ways you can get prequalified or preapproved.

The My FirstHome® interactive learning experience can help you decide if you're ready for homeownership. Get Started