Why do you need a home inspection?
Set up homeowners insurance via your current life or car insurance agent or your lender.
Compare your HUD-1 to Good Faith Estimate and bring a cashier’s check for closing costs.
The title check ensures the home is available for purchase.
Set up an escrow account to budget for taxes and insurance.
Discover what to expect, including who will be there and what you’re signing.
Who does what — from the loan officer to realtors to the home inspector and appraiser.
A one-page summary of key loan terms written in plain language.