Home Buying Tips from Citizens Bank

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Home Buying Tips

Learn about the home buying process and the benefits of home ownership

To get started, download the Citizens Bank Home Ownership Kit (2 MB PDF). In it, you’ll find home ownership benefits, a step-by-step guide to looking for finding and purchasing a home, and an explanation of costs and common financing questions.

You can explore the resources below to find even more home buying tips, tools and information. Learning more about the home buying process can help you make informed decisions and achieve your current and future home buying goals.

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Weigh all the home ownership benefits

Financial preparation is the first and most important step in the home buying process. Use the below calculators to see if you are financially fit for home ownership.

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