What is the length of time it takes to get everything finalized after you find the home you want?My husband and I are moving in about 17 months, when my husband starts his new job. We are going to be first-time home buyers and we want to have a smooth transition. When should I start looking for a home?January 28 2011 - Hermantown0YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.