6 Ways to Use a Cash-Out Refinance
Homeowners may be surprised to learn how much equity they have built…
Refi your mortgage for renovations
A cash-out refinance may be the perfect way to finance renovations.
2023 Forecast: To Buy or Not to Buy?
What does the upcoming year have in store for home affordability?
FHA vs. Conforming Loans
The two most common types of loans popular for first-time homebuyers.
Sailing the 4 C’s of Mortgage Qualification
The four factors that determine whether or not you qualify for a loan.
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Capacity: How to Calculate DTI
The two types of ratios lenders look at to know your monthly spending.
The Role of Collateral in a Mortgage
The pros and cons of using collateral when you apply for a home loan.
The role of credit in getting a loan
Your credit score affects a lender’s decision to issue you a loan.
So, What’s it Really Going to Cost Me? Mortgage Closing Costs
The types of closing costs you need to look for in your…
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Options for Buying a Foreclosed Home
Understand the options for buying a foreclosed home. Home buyers often think…
How to Buy a Home for the First Time
Essential tips for first-time homebuyers. Becoming a first-time homebuyer can seem like a…
Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Home?
Factors to consider before you start your house-hunting journey. Is now the…
Buying a Second Home: What You Need to Know
Know your budget before you buy a second home. Home owners who…
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What Credit Score Do You Need to Buy a Home?
The minimum credit score requirement for the different types of loans available.…
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Is it Cheaper to Build or Buy a House?
To buy or to build a house? Factors to keep in mind…
Buying a New Home in a Subdivision
A new home is like a blank canvas—everything is waiting for you,…
What is the Process of Buying a Home?
The five steps you should take before stepping into an open house.…
Renting vs. Buying a Home
Renting and buying a home has its pros and cons. The right…
How to Buy a New Home Before Selling the Old One
One of the main concerns homeowners have when upsizing (moving into a…
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