Mortgage & Home

Purchase or refinance confidently with this advice on mortgages and home equity lines of credit (HELOCs). Plus, we provide homeownership tips too.

3/8/23  Mortgage & Home
What factors can affect your ability to get a mortgage?

Understanding what factors can affect getting a mortgage is helpful when you're preparing to purchase a home and apply for this type of loan. Learn more.

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10/19/22  Mortgage & Home
Should I get a home equity loan or a HELOC?

Can't decide between a home equity loan or a HELOC? Think about how much money you need to borrow, your current credit score, and how you want to make payments.

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9/21/22  Mortgage & Home
10/6 ARM or 10/1 ARM vs. 30-year fixed: Which mortgage is right for you?

When deciding how to finance or refinance your home, you need to explore all options. Read about tips to help you choose between an adjustable or fixed rate.

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9/7/22  Mortgage & Home
Will a new credit card affect a mortgage application?

We break down how a new credit card application before you close on a home could affect your mortgage application.

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6/22/22  Mortgage & Home
How to buy a home with student loan debt

Believe it or not, homeownership doesn’t have to be a dream for those of us who have student debt. Here are some tips on how you can purchase a home with student debt.

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6/15/22  Mortgage & Home
When is private mortgage insurance required?

Owning a home is a wonderful experience but purchasing a home can sometimes be stressful. Many questions arise when picking out a lender and a mortgage. Among those questions are what is private mortgage insurance and do you need PMI? Here is what you should know.

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