Buying a home | Homebuying 101
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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.
Down payment assistance: What it is and how it works
Dream of owning a house but can’t afford the down payment needed to get a home loan? Learn more about how to get down payment assistance.
10 tips for first-time homebuyers
Buying a home for the first time is a new experiences. Read our top 10 first-time home-buyer tips to help guide you through the process.
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.
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.
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.
What to consider when applying for a VA loan
As a veteran looking to buy a home, you may qualify for a VA home loan. Learn what a VA loan is, its requirements, how to qualify, and more.
How much does it cost to build a house?
Looking to build a house rather than purchase? Learn more here to know the cost to build a house and the difference between building a house vs. buying.
How to find the best mortgage interest rates
As mortgage rates tend to constantly fluctuate, read this article to learn more on what factors contribute to the change and how to find the best mortgage rates.