6 Smart Steps for First-Time Homebuyers
Ready to buy your first home? Congratulations! Buying your first home is an exciting step toward a more secure future. As experienced mortgage pro's, we’d like to offer you some smart tips to help you get off to a strong start with your home purchase.
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Buying a Home with No Credit is Possible!
Thinking about buying a home with but don't have any credit history? Striving to live debt-free is a commendable goal. However, it now leaves you facing the unintended consequence of not having any established credit history.
Not having any credit history or a credit score...
When Is Private Mortgage Insurance Required?
PMI is an acronym you might hear when you're buying a home, but what is it short for? PMI stands for private mortgage insurance, and this is cost you will have to pay if you don't have 20% down payment.
What is PMI?
It's insurance that protects your lender, not the borrower in...
Top Reasons to Consider A Homebuying Assistance Program
There are many down-payment assistance programs available across the U.S., all of which can help you purchase a home sooner than you think. Eligibility requirements vary, but there are some common positive features found in these specialized buying programs.
The Benefits of...
Advantages and Disadvantages of Refinancing to a 30-Year Mortgage
Low mortgage rates have been in the news lately, making the option to refinance all the more appealing. Homeowners are eager to lock in these lowered home loan rates not only to save money their monthly payments but also have additional funds to invest or save for life's emergencies...