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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.
5 ways to pay off your bathroom remodel
Knowing how you'll pay for your renovation costs is the first step to creating your beautiful new bathroom.
What is mortgage amortization?
Do you know how your mortgage payments get split between principal and interest? Understanding mortgage amortization could help.
Choosing a mortgage term
Mortgage terms can affect your long-term financial health as a homeowner. Read this article to find out which mortgage term is best for your goals as a homebuyer.
7 ways to reduce mortgage rates
Whether you're shopping for mortgages, close to signing or a few years into yours, there are always ways to reduce your monthly payments.
What to do if your mortgage application gets denied
Being denied for a mortgage can be frustrating. Here’s what you can do if your mortgage application fails.
How to close on home and next steps
You still have a few more steps to take before you can walk away with the keys to your new home. Proper preparation can help ensure the home closing process goes as smoothly as possible, especially if you’re a first-time homebuyer and are unfamiliar with how it goes. Here’s what you need to know to ensure your closing process goes smoothly.
The 15 steps of the mortgage process
Whether you're a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned pro, the mortgage process can sometimes seem complex. You've been saving for a home, so where do you go from here? We've laid out the mortgage below to help you navigate the homebuying journey.
How to figure out how much home you can afford
Before you start your home search, it's important to know how much you can afford. There are steps you can take and affordability calculators you can use to help you find the right home at the right price.
3 Chase mortgage resources to use before buying a home
Whether it’s figuring out how much home you can afford, understanding different financing options, or navigating the closing process, there are several steps along the way. Fortunately, you don't have to go it alone. A Chase Home Lending Advisor can help, and there are several online mortgage resources available as well.