9 Steps to Boost Your Credit Before You Buy

9 Steps to Boost Your Credit Before You Buy

The process of buying a home doesn’t just begin when you walk through the door of your first open house – it starts long before that. One of the first stops on the road to home ownership is figuring out your finances, and that includes understanding your credit, a critical piece of the buying puzzle. Good credit […]

US pending home sales rebound in March

US pending home sales rebound in March

US pending home sales surged higher in March, breaking an eight-month streak of declines as prospective buyers emerged from a brutal winter, the National Association of Realtors said Monday. NAR’s pending home sales index, based on contract signings, leaped 3.4 percent to 97.4 from an upwardly revised 94.2 reading in February. The gain was much […]

LendingTree Monthly Mortgage Review: FHA’s Changing Guidelines May Increase Mortgage Rates

LendingTree Monthly Mortgage Review: FHA’s Changing Guidelines May Increase Mortgage Rates

Rates in Texas, Washington and New York Lowest in the Country According to the LendingTree Monthly Mortgage Review, average mortgage rates inched up in March, while more borrowers than ever took advantage of low Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loan rates. Even with the slightly higher rates experienced by the market in March, the average FHA […]

Protect Your Financial Future

Protect Your Financial Future

  (Family Features) Life is a series of milestones, and at each stage the financial protection of assets, dreams, and goals is important. However, many American families are at risk of not being able to pay a mortgage, or childcare expenses, or save for college or retirement if something were to happen to a family’s […]

A Buyer’s Guide to Flat Pack Homes

A Buyer’s Guide to Flat Pack Homes

by Green Home Gnome   You wouldn’t expect the words “flat” and “home” to appear in the same sentence, let alone the same phrase. But in a world where 3-D printers can manufacture human stem cells you never know what to expect. Though “flat pack homes” or “kit homes” are pretty new terms, the concept […]

HARP 3.0 Update – Will Legislation Finally Pass In 2014?

HARP 3.0 Update – Will Legislation Finally Pass In 2014?

  A new article from LoanLove.com takes a look at the history of the HARP and gives some insight into the possible update to the program that many are hoping for. Will the Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) see some much needed updates this year in the form of a HARP 3.0 program? Loan Love’s […]

Wonderful Suggestions To Sell Your Own Home Easily

Wonderful Suggestions To Sell Your Own Home Easily

By: AlannahCargill   When selling real-estate there exists constantly a great deal happening. There are numerous balls to help keep within the air that it will be overwhelming, or at best it may seem to be frustrating. Here are several great tips which you can use for your upcoming transaction to relieve the process. When improving, […]

FHA Loan Limits 2014 – New Up-to-date Guide Available At LoanLove.com

FHA Loan Limits 2014 – New Up-to-date Guide Available At LoanLove.com

A new guide from LoanLove.com helps explain the changes to the limits for FHA loans in 2014. LoanLove.com is a borrower advice website that offers in depth and up to date information on loans in an easy to understand and entertaining format. The company, which has quickly become a trusted destination for current news and […]

How to be a fully prepared First Time Home Buyer

How to be a fully prepared First Time Home Buyer

Making sure as a first time home buyer that you are ready for the financial responsibility of a home loan, is an important step to take when you’re looking into one of the biggest decisions you could make in your life. As you are more than well aware, mortgages are large sums of debt that […]

How Credit Affects The Home Buying Process

How Credit Affects The Home Buying Process

The Federal Savings Bank informs readers on how credit affect the home buying process. Most Americans need to apply for a mortgage to finance a new home purchase. During the application process, credit scores are used by lenders, like The Federal Savings Bank, a veteran owned provider, to determine what type of a borrower an […]