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Conventional loans versus FHA loans

By | January 6th, 2021|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , , , |

Conventional loans versus FHA loans Whether you’re considering refinancing your existing home or purchasing a new one, comparing loans side by side can help you weigh your choices. When applying for an affordable lending program, [...]

How to buy a condo

By | December 30th, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , , , |

How to buy a condo If you’re considering taking advantage of low mortgage rates and becoming a homeowner, deciding what kind of home to buy is one of the first decisions you’ll make. Will it [...]

What is an HOA? A beginner’s guide to homeowners associations

By | December 23rd, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , , , |

What is an HOA? A beginner's guide to homeowners associations Are you considering buying a home in a community with an HOA? According to HOA-USA, there are more than 350,000 HOAs, representing some 40 million [...]

Your guide to buying a fixer-upper

By | December 18th, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , , , , |

Your guide to buying a fixer-upper If you’d like a home with a lower purchase price or your budget doesn't allow you to purchase a home in near-perfect condition, you might consider a home that [...]

How do home improvement loans work?

By | December 9th, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , , , |

How do home improvement loans work? A home improvement loan, or home renovation loan, allows you to buy or refinance a home in almost any condition, make improvements right away and pay over time. You [...]

What’s the difference between a manufactured, modular and mobile home?

By | December 2nd, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , , , |

What’s the difference between a manufactured, modular and mobile home? What comes to mind when you picture a new home being built? Do you envision a wooden frame on a foundation at a construction site? [...]