When you’ve found the right home, you'll want to start enjoying it as soon as possible. You won’t want to deal with cu... More
As with many things in life, being prepared can make all the difference. The same goes for mortgages. The more you understand about th... More
Housing inventory is down across the country, which makes buying a home more competitive. In addition to your offer on a home, the abi... More
Points are prepaid interest that you can pay up front. You can pay points to get a lower rate on both fixed rate and adjustable rate mort... More
There are two major out-of-pocket costs that are due at closing — the down payment and closing costs. The down payment is a perc... More
Find out how much your mortgage payment will be with this handy calculator. More
There are two major out-of-pocket costs that are due at closing — the down payment and closing costs. The down payment is a percentage of the home’s sale price that you pay up front. Closing costs are administrative fees charged as part of the home financing process
So, this is it. You’ve decided to take the plunge and purchase a home. Maybe you’ve been renting for years and are ready for the next step in life.
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