Homebuying can be a tricky, draining and tedious process. From words we do not understand to lengthy contracts, for someone without any prior knowledge, becoming a homeowner seems to be far-fetched. For New York City real estate agent, Garrick Wade, “Homebuying is always a good option if you’re in the position to do so. I will never advise a prospective buyer against purchasing a home, if they meet the qualifications to be successful in the process.” Garrick says that the low-interest rates are quite impressive right now, and those who can take advantage of them. Wade gave us 9 tips for first-time buyers, to help avoid mistakes that so many make.