6 Tips to Consider When Shopping for a Lender
It pays shop for a lender. Learn six tips for getting quotes and comparing mortgage options to help find the home loan that’s right for you.
LIBOR Is Being Phased Out. How Will My Mortgage Be Affected?
Learn about the transition away from the LIBOR index, how to determine whether your ARM is affected, and what actions you can take.
Why You Should Consider Buying a Manufactured Home
Offering both quality and value, a manufactured home could be an affordable option to get you into a home of your own.
Should I Add an ADU to My Home?
Learn what an accessory dwelling unit is, the benefits of adding an ADU to your home and options to help you finance the addition.
What to Do When Your Home Appraisal Is Below Your Asking Price
Learn what could cause your home to be appraised lower than your asking price and your options for moving ahead with selling your house.
What Homeowners Need to Know About Home Appraisals
Learn what an appraiser will look for, how you can prepare for the appraisal visit, and what to expect during and after the appraisal.
Home Equity: Building Wealth Through Homeownership
One benefit of owning a home is the opportunity to build wealth over time. Learn about home equity, how to build it and what you can do with it.
How Does a Joint Credit Card Account Affect My Credit?
If you're considering setting up a joint credit card account, it's important to understand how it will affect your credit and to weigh the pros and cons.
3 Benefits to Sharing Your Living Space
Whether you're looking to build community, save money or make chores a little easier, sharing an apartment offers plenty of pluses.
What Homebuyers Can Expect with an Appraisal — and What to Do If It's Below Your Offer Price
Buying a home is one of the most important financial investments you'll make, and getting a professional evaluation of its condition and value before you finalize the purchase is critical.
Should Inflation Change Your Homebuying Plans?
Inflation has reached a 40-year high. What does that mean for you as you consider whether or not to buy a home in 2022?