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Are VA Loans Assumable?

Military veterans receive a wide range of benefits during and after their service. The opportunity to get a VA home loan is one of the most popular benefits that veterans....

Veterans / August 02, 2017

What Are the Closing Costs for a USDA Loan?

If you've already begun seeking out a mortgage and researching the different types of loan options available, you've probably received quotes from lenders regarding down....

Home Buyers / July 31, 2017

The Difference Between Conventional and FHA Loans

When you need a mortgage, you will quickly learn that there are many different types available. Some mortgages are referred to as conventional loans. You will also likely....

Home Buyers / July 27, 2017

Where Can You Get a Home Renovation Loan?

Whether you've found a great fixer-upper or if you simply want to renovate and update your current home, you're going to need the capital to do it. Home renovations don't....

203k Loan / July 25, 2017

What Are the Current Jumbo Mortgage Rates?

If you want to purchase a home worth $400,000 or more, you may need to get a jumbo loan to cover the cost. Jumbo loans offer the possibility to borrow large amounts of....

Home Buyers / July 24, 2017

How to Choose the Right Mortgage Company

Buying a house is a decision that will affect you for years to come, so it's important to make sure you get the right loan. Choosing the best mortgage company possible can....

Home Buyers / July 10, 2017

Is a Duplex a Good Investment?

Whether you're looking to buy a home for your family or planning to get into real estate, buying a duplex could be a good investment. You can rent both units out....

Home Buyers / July 05, 2017

Buying a House in the Summer

Summer is one of the most popular times to buy a house in most markets, second only to spring. Why is that, and should you follow suit or wait until fewer people are....

Home Buyers / June 26, 2017

10 Steps to Buying a House

Buying a house can seem complicated, but it's easier than you think. Here's how to buy a house in 10 steps.

Home Buyers / June 21, 2017