Buying a home is an exciting time, but it can also be a time of stress, confusion and anxiety for those who are buying a home for the first time, or moving up from a starter home. But you don’t have to feel over your head in the home buying market! This year, the NC Housing Finance Agency offers a new tool to help home ownership hopefuls learn what they need to know before making a home purchase. The Guide to Home Ownership, an interactive and educational game, can help you learn the facts about home ownership so you can make sound financial decisions.

The all-new Guide to Home Ownership game provides potential homeowners like you with the information you need to successfully buy a home. In the game format, you can learn all about the home buying process, homeowner tips and tricks, best practices and much more in a fun and easy-to-understand way.

To play the game for yourself, visit In addition to the all-new Guide to Home Ownership game, the Agency also offers various other home buying resources including home ownership calculators, videos and blogs. For these resources and other information that can help make buying a home easier and more affordable, visit