How to lower your down payment
While a hefty down payment can be helpful, there are many loans available that allow you to buy a home with no or a low down payment.
Refinancing for a home renovation
A home renovation can provide many benefits, but it's often difficult to save up the funds. Learn how to refinance your mortgage for a renovation.
What to consider before investing in a foreclosed home
Foreclosed homes are often priced lower than comparable houses but may include other risks. Learn the pros and cons of buying a foreclosed home.
Mortgage rates, explained
Mortgage rates have a big impact on your monthly premiums. Learn how mortgage rates work and how you can get a lower rate.
Mortgage relief: what is mortgage forbearance
If you're unable to keep up with monthly payments, mortgage forbearance can be a safe way to get back to a stable financial situation.
The ins and outs of mortgage statements
Your monthly mortgage statement provides essential details about your loan. Here's how to understand each section of your mortgage statement.
Newlywed’s guide to joint mortgages
Buying a home with your spouse is a big step. Learn how applying for a joint mortgage works and what you need to buy a home together.
What is a mortgage modification & how to get one
If you have a financial hardship, a mortgage modification may help you keep your home. Learn what a mortgage modification is and how to get one.
Selling your home after retirement
If you're nearing retirement or have already retired, your current home might not fit your needs. Learn how you sell your house and rent or buy in retirement.