Buying a Home 101: Real Estate FAQs Demystified

Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions from real home buyers.

When buying a home, there can be a lot of questions. Where do I begin? Should I consider working with a real estate agent or go it on my own? What are some things to keep in mind when house hunting? Should I buy old or new? Ashley Dembowski, VP of Operations with Coldwell Banker Real Estate answers some of the most frequently asked questions from real home buyers in this segment of NBC Open House.

We cover everything from where to start to what to expect next, what to look for in a real estate agent and when to make an offer. If you have a question that isn’t answered in this video, leave it in the comments below.

Header Image: A stunning Shoreline, WA property listed by Terry Miller with Coldwell Banker BAIN. 

Victoria Keichinger is the Vice President, Brand Marketing for Coldwell Banker Real Estate. When she's not managing national media and advertising for the Coldwell Banker brand at work, she finds herself most at home in Jersey City, NJ with her pre-school crush turned spouse and son. A true Francophile, she loves to travel and will go anywhere there are ski slopes.

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  1. Peter Coppard
    July 12, 2016

    Hi Victoria,

    Great video:

    i only wish that some of the CB marketing material was less US- centric so we could use more comfortably in Canada. The US flag on two homes


    • Victoria Keichinger
      July 14, 2016

      Hi Peter, Thanks for the feedback. We’ll be sure to keep that in mind.

      • Deborah Vescio
        January 22, 2017

        I second that… let’s portray a truly international organization!

        • Victoria Keichinger
          January 23, 2017

          Thanks, Deborah! We 100% hear your feedback.


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