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How to start preapproval 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
Buying your dream home? This handy guide will help you decide exactly how much of your income you can reasonably dedicate to 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.
Building the ultimate backyard
Are you trying to figure out your next home improvement project? A backyard renovation might be it — find some tips for building a budget-friendly backyard.
What is a reverse mortgage alternative to consider?
Senior homeowners should ask what a reverse mortgage is when dealing with their home equity. Learn about reverse mortgage loans and alternatives to consider.
A savvy guide to home value estimates
Homeowners often ask themselves, what is my home worth? Check out this guide to understand how to determine home value and what affects it.
What is an insured mortgage?
Wondering about what an insured mortgage is? Learn everything about it in guide — from its pros & cons to whether you need or should consider one.
Your guide to title insurance
Title insurance is a crucial step before closing on your new home. Read more about what title insurance is and whether you need it.
The most common types of easements you're likely to come across
As a first-time homebuyer you may have heard of easements on property. Learn more about the different types of easements and how they can affect your home.
What to know about FHA loans
Are you purchasing a home and considering an FHA loan? Learn more about what an FHA loan is and the requirements for qualifying.
Homes for all this fall: advantages to buying a home during the off season
Are you deciding on purchasing a home but not sure when is the right time? Learn more about the advantages of buying off-season in this article.
The best reasons to hire a real estate attorney
What does a real estate attorney do for home buyers and sellers? Understand the legal jargon around home buying with a real estate attorney.