Financing a home | Financing 101
Understand terms, types and when to refinance
Choosing a mortgage term
Mortgage terms can affect your long-term financial health as a homeowner. Read this article to find out which mortgage term is best for your goals as a homebuyer.
FHA loans vs conventional loans
FHA and Conventional loans are the two most popular options for first-time home buyers. Each has advantages and drawbacks to consider before making your decision.
When can you refinance a mortgage?
Read the factors you should first consider when determining if refinancing makes sense for you.
Tiny home, big dreams: Can I get a mortgage on my tiny home?
Are you thinking of becoming a homeowner but don't want a traditional home? Learn how tiny homes fit niche lifestyles and are affordable to maintain.
Getaway any day: How to finance that second home
If you vacation at the same destination every year, think about buying a second home. Learn about the benefits of investing and financing another home.
What is a deed of trust?
When buying or selling your home you might ask what a deed of trust is. Learn more about deeds and what other options to consider that would benefit you.
What is an interest-only mortgage?
Interest-only mortgages may work for some borrowers. Find out what interest-only mortgage loans are and how they work in this article.
A guide to mortgage points
Now that you found your new home, learn what mortgage points are, how they work, how they can provide homeowners the option to save, and more.
The best ways to use cash-out refinance
As a homeowner, you have the option of loans like cash-out refinance. Learn how cash-out refinance works, when to use it, how to qualify for one, and more.