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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.
10 Things to know before getting a mortgage
Conventional wisdom tells us mortgages are good debt because homes typically appreciate in value, but that doesn't mean you should get a mortgage without careful research. Make sure you understand the following points before buying a home.
5 tips for millennial homebuyers
The millennial housing market is being shaped by a new kind of buyer who delays homeownership and is interested in smaller houses than their predecessors. Here are five tips for millennials who are just wading into the home buying pool.
How to find a great real estate agent
Finding the right real estate agent takes time, but taking the time to research agents and find one with the knowledge and skills you need will pay off when it’s time for you to buy or sell your home. Here’s a list of tips to help you find a real estate agent who meets your unique buying or selling needs.
How to find the perfect home
Buying a home can be an exciting new adventure, and having the right guidance can make it easier. With so many homes available and so many factors to consider, you may not know what to look for. Put your worries to rest with these helpful tips for finding the perfect home so you can get started on your search today.
5 common reasons the homebuying process moves slowly
When you've found a home you love and can't wait to call it yours, the homebuying process can seem like it moves at a snail's pace. It might take you a day to find your dream home but can often take up to 60 days to close. This waiting period isn't intended to drive you crazy. There are reasons it moves at the pace it does. Here are the top five.
How to buy a home before you're 30
For many millennials, buying a home before they're 30 seems like a pipe dream, but it doesn't have to be. Read on to find out how you can to turn your dream of owning a home into a reality.
How to buy a home - Initial steps
Buying a home can be the largest purchase many of us make in our lifetime and, while exciting, can also be stressful. With so many factors to consider and so many online sources available, it can be difficult to know where to start.
Common questions about mortgages
Are you ready to buy a home, but not sure how it all works? Navigating the homebuying journey can be intimidating, so we're answering the most common questions to give you a head start on getting a mortgage with Chase.
6 considerations before selling your home
Whether you want to lower your monthly payment, reduce the total amount you pay for your home or use your home’s equity to take cash out, refinancing can be a great option to meet your financial goals. No matter your reason, it’s important to find the option that works best for you.