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.
From double-wide to double-take: take a look at the new prefab homes
Thinking of buying a new home? Look into prefab houses. Their new design combines sustainability and affordability. Learn more about prefab houses here.
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 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.
What is a mortgage underwriter?
A mortgage underwriter plays an important part during the home loan process. Read this guide to understand what they do and look for in your application.