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Should You Buy or Rent?

There are a lot of different factors to consider when deciding whether to buy or rent a home. Investing in a house is one of the biggest financial decisions that you will make in your lifetime. Here are some of the most important factors to consider before taking a big step.

I'm Buying My First Home - What Do I Need to Know?

Life is full of electrifying firsts; your first step, first day at school, first job, first love, or your first home. However, purchasing a new home is both exciting and daunting.. Whether you're moving out of your parents’ house for the first time, owning your home after renting for years or acquiring a new home with a partner or spouse,...

Prepare for the Major Steps in the Process of Buying a Home

First time homebuyers may feel somewhat overwhelmed and lost when first diving into the process of buying a home. Home buying is a personal decision and likely the largest purchase of a lifetime. Buying a home is also a smart move; with many professionals, advice, guidance and tools available to assist. If you’re a first time homebuyer and...

Mortgage Education: What You Need to Know

Applying for a mortgage may seem like a daunting task with the amount of paperwork and information it entails. Knowing what you need to have accomplished ahead of time will not only save you time, but also a lot of unnecessary headache. To make the most of mortgage education before tackling the process, follow the six steps below to make your...

How Mortgage Interest Rates Affect Payments Throughout the Life of the Loan

There are many questions and decisions to make when you’re applying for your first mortgage. However, one of the most important mortgage questions is: ‘Should I choose an adjustable or fixed rate loan?’

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