Down Payment

Buying a home is a big financial commitment, and the first hurdle is saving for a down payment. We can help you decide how much to put down, save for that down payment, and reach your goals.

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Home down payments: how much you should put down

Coming up with a down payment can be a major hurdle for first-time home buyers. How much do you really need to save? Do you need to come up with 20%? NerdWallet's Kate Wood answers these questions and more.

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