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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.
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.
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.
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.
What is a home equity loan and how does it work?
Home equity loans allow you to borrow against the value of your home. Learn how home equity loans work, how to qualify for one, what to use it for and more.
How to increase your home's value
Increasing your home’s value can help when you decide to sell or refinance. Learn how to increase your home’s value.
What is a deed in lieu of foreclosure?
Foreclosures impact your credit report and finances and should be avoided. A deed in lieu of foreclosure may be an alternative.
Qualifying for a mortgage as a millennial
Millennials account for half of all home purchases last year. Learn the situations that affect millennial home buying and how you can qualify for a mortgage.