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Mortgage 101: Lingo You Need to Know
March 19, 2021

Mortgage 101: Lingo You Need to Know

However, taking out a mortgage is not exactly a simple, or easy-to-understand, process. If you’re not well-versed in the loan lingo, you might not realize what you’re getting yourself into…and that co...


10 Questions for the First Meeting With Your Loan Officer
May 10, 2021

10 Questions for the First Meeting With Your Loan Officer

They will walk you through every step of the home loan process, from applying and submitting financial documents to closing on your home purchase, and even repaying the mortgage. But before you ever s...


5 Questions to Ask Before You Refinance This Year
March 15, 2021

5 Questions to Ask Before You Refinance This Year

A home loan refinance is about striking at the right time, particularly when it comes to interest rates, home equity, and your financial and living situation. Refinancing without carefully considering...


Building a House vs Buying a House: Which Is Right for You?
August 31, 2021

Building a House vs Buying a House: Which Is Right for You?

Costs of Buying a House Down Payment According to the Motley Fool, the median down payment for a home purchased in early June 2021 was $27,850, though this number can vary from state to state. Further...


Why Use a Mortgage Calculator?
July 19, 2022

Why Use a Mortgage Calculator?

What information do I need to use a mortgage calculator? Using a mortgage calculator isn’t all that complicated or info-heavy, you’ll just need a few pieces of basic info to get the pieces you’re look...