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5 Facts and Terms to Help You Understand a Conventional Loan

Homebuyers have a lot of options to understand when looking for a mortgage. The most popular type of mortgage is a conventional loan—in fact, nearly 80 percent of home sales in the first quarter of 2022 were conventional loans. Here are a few quick facts to help you understand this ...

Eleven Steps to Buying a New Home in a Hot Market

When the market is hot, preparation is key to buying a new home.1.  Get serious about what you need vs what you want.Do you insist on new appliances? Hardwood floors? A sunroom? That’s all okay, but remember that the longer your list of requirements, the fewer choices you’ll have. So go ahead ...

Reports Demonstrate Financial Benefits of Buying Vs. Renting

When you are considering buying a home, it makes sense to weigh all of the benefits from every angle. After all, this is the biggest purchase most people make in a lifetime. Owning a home has obvious emotional benefits—having a space to call your own, decorate as you please, and ...