Homebuying Resources

We're here to provide you the best and most-up-to-date information to assist you in buying your home!

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The following is a list of documents you may be asked to provide during the mortgage application process. The documents listed here are general and may not include all documents specific to your home mortgage financing situation. Your mortgage consultant will inform you of any additional documentation that you may need.

First-time homebuyer checklist

Ready to purchase your first home? Use this list to help you find your dream home! Think through your "must haves", "nice to haves" and "someday" wishes for your home.

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Best Mobile Apps for Homebuyers

Use this list of the best mobile apps to help you with everything in the homebuying process, from getting financially ready to designing your new space.

Quick look at the homebuying process

This document covers what you need to know about the lending and buying process. Look here for quick info on everything from types of loans, to interest rates, to home appraisals, and what to expect on closing day.

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14 sources of down payment money

Interested in buying a new home but not sure you have funding for the down payment? Get creative with the list of 14 potential sources of down payment money.

Community lender overview

A quick snapshot of the mortgage resources available to you through local community lender Sandy Spring Bank and VP and Sales Manager Joe Zamoiski.

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