If you’re looking to buy a home, you probably want to secure the lowest interest rate possible for your home loan. Over the last couple of years, that was easier to do as the housing market saw record-low mortgage rates, but this […]
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Saving for a down payment? Here’s what you should know
As you set out to buy a home, saving for a down payment is likely top of mind. But you may still have questions about the process, including how much to save and where to start. If that sounds like you, […]
3 things buyers can do in today’s housing market
It’s clear the 2022 housing market has been defined by rising mortgage rates. With rates on the rise, it’s also become more costly to purchase a home. “Compared to one year ago, the monthly mortgage payment rose to $1,944 from $1,265, […]
Do you have enough money saved for a down payment?
One of the biggest misconceptions for home buyers is how much you’ll need to save for a down payment. Contrary to popular belief, you don’t always have to put 20 percent down to buy a house. A recent survey by […]
Are mortgage myths holding you back from buying a home?
A recent survey from Fannie Mae finds that a huge percentage of Americans are overestimating what it takes to secure a mortgage — and those misconceptions about mortgage qualifications could be holding people back […]