Your First Dream Home Doesn't Have to be a Nightmare

There are no ifs, ands or buts about it: Buying your first home is a monumental decision. So how can you find your dream house without making those infamous rookie mistakes? Check out this series for some valuable tips.

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My First Home Clips: Crescent City: A Bad Location

Jaime and Adam are ready to buy a home, but the house hunting isn't easy. Watch this video from TLC's "My First Home."


Jaime and Adam are ready to buy a home, but the house hunting isn't easy. Watch this video from TLC's "My First Home."
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My First Home Clips: Crescent City: A Bad Location

Jaime and Adam are ready to stop renting their haunted house and buy a home. Watch this video from TLC's "My First Home."
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My First Home Clips: Crescent City: Haunted Rental

Adam and Jaime continue their search for their first home. Watch this video from TLC's "My First Home."
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My First Home Clips: Crescent City: Little Pink Houses

Dan and Jill are expecting a baby and need to find a new home. Watch this video about their house hunt from TLC's "My First Home."
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My First Home Clips: Tri Cities: Art Of The Deal

Dan and Jill are expecting a baby and need to find a new home for their family and their five dogs. Will they find the right one? Watch this video from TLC's "My First Home."
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My First Home Clips: Tri Cities: Bad for Baby

Mandy and Michael are getting ready to get married and would love to find their new home first. Watch this video from TLC's "My First Home."
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My First Home Clips: Washougal: A Happy Ending

Mandy and Michael are getting ready to get married and are looking for their first home. Watch this video from TLC's "My First Home."
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My First Home Clips: Washougal: The Perfect House

Kate finds a home that she really likes, but opinions clash when Brandon prefers another home. They are given an offer they cannot refuse.
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My First Home: Disagreement

Raoul and Leah find the perfect dream home and are ready to purchase, when suddenly their hopes of buying it come crashing down.
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My First Home: Dream To Nightmare

After weeks of searching and negotiating, Kate and Brandon are about ready to give up, until they get a call that will change their lives.
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My First Home: Finally

A first time homebuyer enlists her boss to help her look at condos.  But her boss is full of opinions.  (Has tune-in slate at end)
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My First Home: Help from my Boss

Kate and Brandon are on the search for their first home, but after days of looking, Brandon is about ready to give up and take whatever is offered.
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My First Home: I Don't Care Anymore

Leah and Raoul have seemed to find the home of their dreams, but when they put an offer for the house, the landlords were not too happy.
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My First Home: I'm Offended

A first time homebuyer writes a letter to the owners hoping they'll sell their condo to her below asking price.
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My First Home: Letter Writing Campaign

With the buyer's market, writing up the first offer can end up in the buyer's favor, but things may not be as easy as they originally thought.
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My First Home: Listing Price

Judy is meeting with her realtor for the first time to help her find the perfect home.
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My First Home: Meeting With the REALTOR

Something is fishy in this home, and may just be a deal breaker on this home.
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My First Home: Mold

This young couple is taking advantage of a fantastic program that allows teachers to acquire a home at half price.
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My First Home: Teacher Next Door Program

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My First Home Clips: Washougal: The Perfect House

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My First Home Clips: Washougal: A Happy Ending

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My First Home: Dream To Nightmare

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