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ADDITIONAL HOME NOTES ./Additional Notes.docx

Closing Disclosure Practice Problem ./Closing Disclosure Example B.docx

Closing Disclosure Instructions ./HOW TO COMPLETE YOUR LOAN DISCLOSURE 2019 D.docx

Closing Disclosure ./Home Project Closing Disclosure.pdf

Home Packet – ./HOME BUYING PACKET.docx

Adjustable Rate Mortgage Pamphlet – ./ARM BROCHURE.docx

Quizlet Mortgage Terms Assignment – ./QUIZLET ASSIGNMENT.docx 

Buying My First Home” Project- ./Home Project 2019 B.doc

“Buying vs. Renting” Notes – ./BUYING VS.doc

Discount Points & Refinancing Worksheet –./Refi and Discount Points.doc

Closing Costs Explained http://www.homeclosing101.org/costs.cfm

Group Magazine Project Research Link: How to Buy A Househttp://michaelbluejay.com/house/

Within this website, students will need to read the following articles:


1. The Basics

2. How much home can you afford?

3. The Monthly Payment

4. The Down Payment

5. The Loan    Assuming a Loan    Owner Financing

6. Qualifying for a loan

7. Understand Closing Costs 


8. Get your finances in order

9. Check Your Credit Report

9a. Repair Bad Credit

9b. Establish Credit if you don’t have any 


10. Find a Lender

11. Evaluate the bank’s offer

12. Decide whether to use an agent

13. Learn about the suburb penalty

14. Start looking at houses

15. Get the Disclosure

16. Make an Offer

17. Have the House Inspected

18. Problems on the Inspection?

19. Renegotiate the terms

20. Appraisal & Insurance

21. Closing!  


22. How much loan can you get?

23. 15- vs. 30-year loans

24. Prepaying your mortgage

25. How to Figure Interest on Mortgage Loans 

26. Private Mortgage Insurance

27. Paying Points 


28.  Renting vs. Buying: Which is better?

29.  Glossary of Real Estate Terms *Used for the Quizlet activity 

30.  The Debt Ratio 

These articles constitute the assigned reading for this unit & magazine group project.

Home Study Guide – ./Home Unit Study Guide.doc

Discount Points… What should you do? – ./LIFES CALLING AGAIN.doc

Tax Millage Example –./HOME TAX MILLAGE.xlsx