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. Learn about the key differences between fha and conventional loan.
When can you refinance a mortgage?
Read the factors you should first consider when determining if refinancing makes sense for you.
Steps of the mortgage process
Whether you're a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned pro, the mortgage process can sometimes seem complex. You've been saving for a home, so where do you go from here? We've laid out the mortgage below to help you navigate the homebuying journey.
Common questions about mortgages
Are you ready to buy a home, but not sure how it all works? We're answering the most common mortgage questions to give you a head start on your journey.
What to know before buying a house
Conventional wisdom tells us mortgages are good debt because homes typically appreciate in value, but that doesn't mean you should get a mortgage without careful research. Make sure you understand the following points before buying a home.
How to determine your down payment
Whether you’re a first-time buyer or you're looking for your next home, buying a house may sometimes seem complicated. But finding out how much you can put down on a house can save you time and money. Keep reading for a breakdown of what a down payment is and how to find out how much of one you can afford.
VA loan helps wounded vet become a homeowner
Thinking of getting VA home loan financing? See how a knowledgeable mortgage banker can make a complicated process flow smoothly.
Buying a home while selling another
Selling your old house while buying a new one can be tricky. Here are tips on how to make the process work.