Understanding Lenders and How They Help Homebuyers
Learn more about lenders and the important role they play in your homebuying journey.
Finding the Right Real Estate Agent to Help You Buy a Home
Learn about the role real estate agents play and how to find the right one for you.
What Are Housing Counselors and How Do They Help Homebuyers?
Buying a home can be intimidating, which is why you may consider working with an experienced housing counselor to help you throughout the process.
Budgeting for Upfront Homebuying Costs
Learn about the upfront costs of buying a home and how much you should save to cover them.
Understanding Who’s on Your Homebuying Team
Your homebuying team is made up of professionals who are there to support you every step of the way. Let’s take a closer look at your team.
Should I Waive the Home Inspection?
Home inspections are important in helping you understand the property’s condition — and the results could help you negotiate on the price.
How to Include Your Kids in Finding Your Next Home
Before you begin touring homes, here are a few tips for parents to consider.
What Are HOAs?
Learn about the services HOAs typically offer, the types of rules you may need to follow, and why it’s important to pay your HOA fees.
Rent or Buy: Which Option is Right for You?
Deciding whether to rent or buy is a critical starting point for your home search. Use this guide to determine which option is best for you.
The Math Behind Putting Down Less Than 20%
See the numbers that explain how a smaller down payment affects your monthly mortgage.
What Is Mortgage Underwriting?
Learn about what underwriting is and the underwriting process so that you understand how your loan application will be evaluated.