Nearly 6.4 million homes were purchased in the U.S.
last year -- and many of them are owned by young first-time buyers
like you, who now find themselves wondering, "What's next?" And
with the subprime crisis quickly becoming a general slide in the
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Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home, you'll
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Packed with tips and timely reminders, our latest USA TODAY book
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maintenance and repairs
safety and security
neighbors and disputes
remodeling and working with contractors
decorating and renovating on a budget
mortgages and refinancing, and
preparing your home for an eventual sale.
This slim volume could potentially save you and your family
thousands of dollars -- and perhaps even your home. Turn to this
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Bray's working background includes solo practice, nonprofit, and corporate stints, as well as long periods of volunteering, including an internship at Amnesty International's main legal office in London. She received her law degree and a Master's degree in East Asian (Chinese) Studies from the University of Washington. In her spare time she enjoys hiking, going to open houses and gardening.