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How to prequalify for a mortgage
Prequalifying can save every homebuyer a lot of time and show a seller you're in a financial position to purchase a home.
What percentage of your income should go towards your mortgage
This handy guide will help you decide exactly how much of your salary you should be spending on mortgage payments every month.
How to qualify for a jumbo mortgage loan
To get a jumbo loan, you need to meet certain requirements and provide proof. Find out if you qualify for a jumbo mortgage.
Creating a cost of living comparison
Consider moving to another city or state? A cost of living comparison can help see financial and lifestyle differences. Learn more in this guide.
The homebuyer’s liaison: What is a mortgage broker?
A mortgage broker acts as a middleman between you and the lender and can help simplify the homebuying process. Learn if a mortgage broker is right for you.
Tiny home, big dreams: Can I get a mortgage on my tiny home?
Are you thinking of becoming a homeowner but don't want a traditional home? Learn how tiny homes fit niche lifestyles and are affordable to maintain.
Getaway any day: How to finance that second home
If you vacation at the same destination every year, think about buying a second home. Learn about the benefits of investing and financing another home.
No surprises here: What to expect when buying a home
When buying a home, it is essential to know what the process looks like. Learn about commonly overlooked topics and how to navigate the experience.
What is a deed of trust?
When buying or selling your home you might ask what a deed of trust is. Learn more about deeds and what other options to consider that would benefit you.
What is an interest-only mortgage?
Interest-only mortgages may work for some borrowers. Find out what interest-only mortgage loans are and how they work in this article.
Everything you should know about a home appraisal
When buying, refinancing, or selling a home, a home appraisal helps determine the home value. Learn what home appraisers look for and the cost associated.
Your guide to quitclaim deeds
Are you thinking of transferring ownership of property to a family member? A quitclaim deed can help facilitate the process. Learn how a quitclaim deed works.