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For many homeownership is the cornerstone of the American dream and there are many resources for homebuyers and sellers out there today. We know there is a ton of information of information out there, and TREC is here to help guide you to the best information for consumers without motive or bias. If you have not already done so, be sure to check out our consumer information page, where we highlight what we do at TREC and what you as a consumer can expect from our license holders.

To help you along in the process we have provided links to other organizations and agencies that have helpful information and tools to help you in your home buying or selling process.  We also have a helpful list of other state and national organizations that all contribute or regulate to the process of buying or selling real estate here in Texas. 

Helpful Resources For Home Buyers: 

Texas Homebuyers University makes it easy to navigate the process for first-time homebuyers - Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs

Ready to Buy a Home? - Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation 

Looking for Information on Your Market? - Texas A&M Real Estate Center

Need Help Navigating the Home Loan Process - download the Home Loan Toolkit - Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

A step-by-step outline of the home buying process - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Affairs

Look into Homebuyer Assistance Programs - Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs

Buying your first home in Texas? Get down payment assistance - Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs

Homes for Texas Heros Program - home buyer assistances for teachers, police officers, correctional officers, firefighters, EMS personnel, and veterans - Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation

Home Buying Guide - Attorney General's Office 

Articles To Check Out

Helpful Resources for Sellers