Subject Guide: Housing/Home Buying
Are you a first-time homebuyer? The resources below can help you find a home that is right for you. Many home buying-related books, DVDs or audiobooks in the Library are in the 643.12 call number range of the nonfiction section.
Last updated: June 4, 2015
Property tax information and online payments.
Online data tool that examines eight areas of community wellbeing: demographics, economic development, education, environment, health, housing, public safety and transportation.
A nationwide directory of U.S. and Canadian businesses and residences. Business listings include estimated sales, number of employees and a credit rating code, if available. Use the U.S. Jobs/internships section to search for positions and find information about the companies advertising them, with data from the job site Indeed.com.
Michael Corbett, bestselling author and the host of NBC's Extra!'s Mansions and Millionaires, teaches today's prospective homebuyers everything they need to know, including costly buyers’ blunders, inspections, mortgages and more.
Find out the real value of a house or condo using the tested techniques in this step-by-step guide. Written by a professional home inspector and fully updated throughout, this book shows you how to determine exactly what's behind, beneath, above, and around a house before you make an offer.Read more ...