The first step in buying a home is contacting a loan officer to get pre-qualified. Here, they will check your credit, income, etc. and determine the best loan package for you. From there, you will have a better idea of the type of home to look for. Below are a few names of lender's that either I or someone in my office have worked with in the past and feel are reputable. You can use any lender you choose, these are just some recommendations for you.
Brooks Walton--Movement Mortgage--919 535-4764
Rich Paravella--Prime Lending--919-334-9037