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Amazon's new real estate collaboration.

Amazon shoppers can now begin the search for their new house on Amazon.com, and they could end up being rewarded $5,000 to do so

Amazon has partnered with Realogy to launch a service that connects prospective homebuyers to real-estate brokers.

An FHA loan can clear the path for first-time homebuyers, as long as they’re willing to jump through a few hoops

FHA loans can be great for borrowers with a small down payment or poor credit, but they do require an extra fee every month.
"Most of my clients wind up increasing their budget by 50% or more," one real-estate agent told Business Insider.

11 things real-estate agents wish they could tell you — but won’t

From how much money they really make to "your home isn't selling because you have no taste," here are 11 things real-estate agents wish they could tell their clients.

3 steps everyone should take if they want to own real estate by age 30

Aspiring real-estate owners should establish a property goal, quantify the down payment, and become knowledgeable about real estate.
Millennials don't want the same types of homes baby boomers do.

Millennials don’t want to buy baby boomers’ sprawling, multi-bedroom homes, and it’s creating a major problem in the real-estate mar...

Millennials aren't buying large, elaborate houses built by baby boomers, leaving the homes to sit on the market and eventually sell at huge discounts.
There are three mortgage-related mistakes homeowners should avoid.

An author who studied more than 10,000 millionaires says homeowners can fall into 3 traps that ruin their chances of getting rich

How you buy your home can affect your ability to build wealth. You should avoid these mortgage mistakes if you want to become a millionaire.
Opting for a 30-year mortgage can prevent you from becoming a millionaire, according to an author who studied 10,000 millionaires.

The way most Americans buy a home could be one of their biggest hurdles to getting rich, says an author who studied 10,000 millionaires

One of the most common decisions people make when buying a home is also what can prevent them from building wealth: opting for a 30-year mortgage.
Buying a home as a millennial is possible with smart savings strategies.

5 millennials who became homeowners in their 20s share their best advice for buying your first house

We talked to millennial homeowners to find out how they bought their first home and hear their best advice for other first-time homebuyers.
If the listing price seems exceptionally high or low, do more research.

5 warning signs a real-estate deal is too good to be true

You get what you pay for, especially when it comes to homebuying. These red flags may mean a real-estate deal isn't everything it seems to be.

5 common mistakes millennials make when buying their first home

From having issues with taxes to neglecting home inspection, here are five common mistakes millennial homebuyers make on their first home.