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How First-Time Homebuyers Can Save for a Down Payment

Many first-time buyers put off buying their first home due to a struggle to come up with a down payment and closing costs. However, there are many ways to save up for these additional upfront costs with the right plan and assistance available. Here’s how first-time homebuyers can save up for their down payment and set up a meeting with their local...

A Timeline of the Home Buying Process

For many, owning a home is one of the greatest acquisitions in life. The sense of ownership is rewarding and the life you build in your new home will be full of unforgettable memories. Each year in the United Sates, some 1.5 million achieve this dream and find a place to call their own.

First Time Home Buyer Mistakes to Avoid

Purchasing a home is among the most significant financial decisions that you will make in your life. Becoming a homeowner can be exhilarating and exciting; however, you want to make sure you’re educated and prepared for the process so that you can enjoy a smooth home buying journey.

Tips to Improve Your Credit Score Before Applying for a Mortgage

Having a less than ideal credit score can take the fun out of buying a new home. Your credit score is one of the biggest factors that a lender will evaluate when you apply for a mortgage, and the interest rate you are offered is directly related to your credit score. Lenders want to see that you can pay back the loan in a responsible and timely...

What Things Should I Consider Before Buying a Home?

Home buying is both a very exciting and slightly scary process. Because buying a home is one of the biggest investments you can make, it is vital to make sure you are financially ready to take on a mortgage. Accurately determining your financial situation will ensure that there are no financial surprises or problems in the long process of buying...

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