(WWTI) – In this segment of Ask the Expert, James Gifford of Northern Credit Union tells us about important factors to consider when buying a home.

Those factors include:

  • Tune up your finances and reduce debt
  • Get a free credit report online to check for any errors in your credit history
  • Get a pre-approval letter for an edge during negotiations
  • Choose a real estate agent and lender that understand your unique needs

Northern Credit Union can help anyone navigate these important steps whether they are just buying their first home, looking for a new home, finding a vacation home and more.

For more expert tips, visit the Ask the Experts page.

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