Gay/Lesbian Real Estate Resources

Buying? Selling? Moving/Relocation? Free Resources

Whether you?re buying your first home or 5th, selling a home, considering a relocation, or simply investigating helpful resources to gay and lesbian home owners - we?ve got you covered!

Check back often, as we're frequently adding new materials and resources.

Attorneys

The National LGBT Bar Association is a national association of lawyers, judges and other legal professionals, law students, activists and affiliated lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender legal organizations.

GayLawNet® is dedicated to providing visitors with free access to resources concerning laws affecting the community and the simplest access to a gay or lesbian (or gay or lesbian-friendly) attorney.

Home Buying

Thinking about buying a home? The Department of HUD has information that can help! Got questions? Talk to one of our housing counselors!

Buying a home. It’s a major endeavor that can yield deep and lasting rewards. But enjoying a successful real estate transaction requires knowledge and experience.

Everything you need to know about buying, financing, building, maintaining or remodeling your home is right here. Whether you’re a current or prospective home owner, or just interested in home building — there’s something for eve

If you're looking to buy a HomePath home, whether you're buying your first home or your fifth, the experience can be exciting, confusing, overwhelming and wonderful — all at once!

Home Inspectors

Locate a certified home inspector by searching by address, metro area or neighborhood. Buying or selling a home can be a stressful experience. “ASHI” and it's designated home inspectors are designed to help provide you with peace

The National Association of Home Inspectors (NAHI) was established as a nonprofit association to promote and develop certified and licensed home inspectors in the professional home inspection industry.

Home Selling

Find out what you need to know about pricing, listing, making your home more saleable and negotiating the deal.  Use the drop-down menus to see article titles.

Getting Your House Ready to Sell ~ Want to Start Off With a High Sales Price? ~ Types of Listing Contracts ~ Details of a Listing Contract ~ Listing Commissions and Related Issues ~ The Listing Agent & Basic Marketing ~ The Listing Agent - Mar

Step 1: Plan and Prepare to Sell Your House ~ Step 2: Get a REALTOR ~ Step 3: Set the Price  ~ Step 4: Market it  ~ Step 5: Sell it ~ Step 6: Closing ~ Step 7: Moving

Lending / Home Loans

Home Loan Leaning Center provides in-depth explanations and an extensive set of resources for anyone who may be having difficulty making their mortgage payment or those who are just a little worried.

Helpful list of 9 steps to buying a home, which includes figuring out how much you can afford, knowing your rights, shopping for a loan, making an offer, getting a home inspection, and much more.

Finding the perfect home can be a dream come true, but paying for it can be an overwhelming process. Discover Home Loans offers resources to help take the confusion out of the home financing process.

Mold & Moisture Issues

This EPA Guide provide's information and guidance for homeowners on how to clean up residential mold problems and how to prevent mold growth.

Includes review of indoor air quality assessments, mold remediation protocols & related documents (up to 5 pages total per $150.00). Typically our professional comments/opinion will be communicated verbally.

Moving / Relocation

Sometimes moving to a new area means you can find a better job more easily.  These links will help you examine other places to live  before you make the move.

The secret to pet relocation is planning. Follow these pointers. Do you hire a pet-moving service... or do it yourself? If your pet requires special handling, consider a professional pet service.

A collection of over 150 documents covering a variety of topics all of which address ways to make your move easier.  Movers.com is a source of information on relocation and a place where you can request free quotes from moving companies.

You can review several articles including topics like planning a move, your rights, and understanding valuation and insurance options, or search the history of various moving  companies as well as any complaints that may have been lodged agai

Since 1999 Moving.com has been the recognized online leader of providing easy-to-use and effective resources and tools to help with local, long distance, and international moving needs.

Other

The Bat Cave. Avengers Tower. The Fortress of Solitude. These are just a few of the famous superhero headquarters and homes that fill the pages of comic books by Marvel, DC, Dark Horse, and other publishers. But not every superhero can afford mans

Moving to a new city is always difficult, especially for younger people. Teens may find their entire non-family support system torn away. While it’s far easier to keep in touch with old friends today thanks to video chats and cell phones, it

Remodel / Renovation Contractors

When it comes to remodeling our homes, it is a big decision that takes time, money and planning. From the dreaming stages through to the planning stages of your project, hiring a remodel contractor is an equally important decision.

Other Useful Resources for Gay and Lesbian Home Owners