First Time Homebuyer

Buying a home has changed dramatically over the past decade and gone is the myth that you need a large down payment to get approved for a loan. There are more options available now for first time home buyers than ever before and Apollo Home Mortgage can help find the best option to fit your needs. There are loan programs available that provide down payment assistance, low down payments, and even no money down to help make your dream of homeownership a reality.
Not sure where to start?  Here are 5 steps to get you started on the road to homeownership.
Step 1: Finding a lender

  • You have already taken this first important step of finding a lender you can trust with Apollo Home Mortgage.

Step 2: Get Pre-Approved

  • We will take your information and determine the price range to shop in for a home.

Step 3: Find a Real Estate Agent

  • If you do not have an agent here are a few suggestions:
    • Ask family and friends for recommendations.
    • Contact a Real Estate office local to the area you are considering for your new home.
    • We can refer you to some of the best in the area.

Step 4: Shop for your new home

  • Let your Real Estate Agent know what price range you have been pre-approved for and he or she will help you find a home in your budget. The agent will also help you with negotiating the sales price and any costs the seller may be willing to pay at closing.

Step 5: Apply for your mortgage

  • After you find the home you want, contact Apollo Home Mortgage as soon as possible to get your mortgage loan in process.

Buying your first home can be both exciting and intimidating. Our team of mortgage loan professionals will guide you through every step of the process.

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*Down payment and terms shown are for informational purposes only and are not intended as an advertisement or commitment to lend. Please contact us for an exact quote and for more information on fees and terms. Not all borrowers will qualify.