Home Buying and Selling

Tips to help you handle your home with care.

Buying a home is one of the most significant purchases you'll ever make. If you need help along the way, we've got some answers. Likewise, there are a lot of factors to consider when selling a home. We've covered that, too!

Four key steps in buying a house

Understand the key steps in buying your first home, from Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance

Choosing a real estate agent or realtor®

Use these questions from Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance to help you find a real estate agent or Realtor who's right for you.

Pros and cons of buying a condo

Before deciding whether buying a condo is in your future, check out these 4 pros and 5 cons of condo living.

Tips on how to sell your home

You've decided to put a For Sale sign in the front yard. Get tips on how to sell your house to make the process easier and maximize your selling price.

Rent-to-own homes: What to know when selling a house

What is rent-to-own? We explain what it is, how it works and pros and cons of rent-to-own homes when selling a house.

Home inspection checklist

When buying a home, a home inspector can help you evaluate a property's true condition. Use this home inspection checklist to know what to look for.

Advice on how to appraise a house

When buying, refinancing, renovating or reconstructing a home, follow these home appraisal tips to help get a fair and accurate home appraisal.