There's a lot to learn when it comes to buying a home. If you're thinking about moving, buying a new home or looking to learn more about home lending, we've got you covered.
Home Buying Articles
What Is APR And Why Does It Matter?
When comparing loans, focus on the annual percentage rates attached to them. This figure, better known as APR, gives you much more information on how much a loan will cost you.
Bridge Loans: What You Need To Know
Having enough money to purchase a new home while continuing to pay your mortgage until your old house sells can be tricky. So how could a bridge loan potentially help?
Tips For First-Time Home Buyers
13 Common Mistakes First-Time Home Buyers Make
Thinking about buying your first home? Learn about the common mistakes first-time home buyers make and how you can avoid them.
Tax Deductions For A First-Time Home Buyer
Purchasing a home is a life-changing event. Suddenly you’re responsible for a number of things you may not have been responsible for in the past. However, you’re also eligible for a number of tax deductions, too. Take a look at our list to make sure you’re taking advantage of all that you can!
All About Mortgages
Mortgage: Definition And Overview
Interested in learning more about mortgages and how they work? Check out our guide to understanding everything you need to know about home loans.
Mortgage Questions: What You Can Afford Vs. What You Qualify For
Instead of just looking at the amount you qualify for, you’ll need to look at your current expenses. It's entirely possible that you’ll qualify for more than you can actually afford based on your budget.
What's The Real Cost Of Buying A Home?
We’d be lying if we didn’t acknowledge that buying a home can be a significant investment both up front and over time. If you’re considering taking the financial plunge into homeownership, here are the costs you should expect going into the process.
Reality Check: How Much House Can I Afford?
In the market for a new home? First figure out exactly what you can realistically afford with our quick and easy home affordability calculator.
Home Buying Basics
The Basics Of Homeowners Insurance
Homeowners insurance is a policy that covers losses and damages to your property. Read on for a basic understanding of how it works and how it helps homeowners.
How Seller Concessions Work
Buying a home can cost more than the sales price. Learn how seller concessions can help offset certain upfront closing costs for home buyers.
More Home Buying Resources
How To Buy A House From A Family Member
Thinking about purchasing a home from a family member? Learn the purchase process and follow these tips to ensure a smooth transaction.
Liens: What Are They, How Do They Work And How Do I Get One Removed?
Liens are designed to give lenders and governments a legal hold on property or assets until a debt is paid. But what does that mean for you?