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Buying A Home

Congratulations! You are considering becoming a homeowner. Take Root Milwaukee makes housing more accessible and affordable for families across Milwaukee.

Buying a home is a big step and assuming a mortgage for that home is a big responsibility. Make sure you are ready for a financial commitment that could last several decades.

Follow the menu to the left to explore your route to homeownership.

Each page contains information on the homeownership process, including information on purchasing a foreclosed home and links to resources that can help you such as home buyer counseling agencies, our Milwaukee Neighborhood partners, Realtors, Home Search and the Freddie Mac CreditSmart home buyer education program.

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The consumer information on TakeRootMilwaukee.org is used with permission from Freddie Mac. Freddie Mac offers extensive, regularly updated consumer information about buying and owning a home on its website, www.FreddieMac.com, in the “About Homeownership” section. Freddie Mac is not responsible for content errors or omissions on TakeRootMilwaukee.org.

The funding source of this activity is the Milwaukee Homeownership Consortium and Freddie Mac.