Home Buying ABC’s

Home Buying Guide

For the record, home buying is more work than purchasing a quart of milk. But, millions of people do it every year and so can you!  Yes, it’s a big financial commitment with lots of legal details, but you don’t need a degree in law or economics. And yes, you can pick up some pointers watching TV, but you don’t need to watch endless episodes of “House Hunters” or “Buying Naked.” There’s an easier way!

With a good Internet connection and a couple of hours reading the resources we’ve rounded up, you’ll have the know-how to start pursuing your dream of owning a new Taylor Morrison home. So grab a cup of coffee and gen up on the home buying basics. If you need a little inspiration along the way, take a break and browse new Taylor Morrison homes near you.

Getting Started

Check out these common sense guides filled with practical tips aimed to help first-time buyers.

Learn the Lingo

Real estate has its own language. Nobody expects you to speak it like a native but this glossary will help you translate some of the more commonly used terms

We Can Help

Taylor Morrison has been building and selling new homes for over 100 years. We’ve compiled lot of what we know into a few handy online publications even veteran homebuyers will find useful.

Additional Helpful Resources


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