How To Make An Offer On a Pending Home Sale
Finding an ideal home only to see "pending" on the listing can be disheartening, but it shouldn't be. Most real estate websites will post "pending" as soon as a seller accepts an offer, but that does not mean the deal has gone through.
Read on to learn what "pending" in real estate means and...
Home Affordability FAQ--Answered!
Uncertainty can make buying a home more arduous than it should be. Let's take a look at some of the most frequently asked questions about mortgage affordability.
How Do I Determine My Housing Budget?
Many get stuck at this point because they want to "figure out" their finances before...
How to Pay off Debt Fast To Qualify for a Home Loan
Struggling to pay down or pay off debt? You're not alone. Most Americans are shouldering about $30k in debt from credit cards, school loans, or car loans. And if you want to buy a home, too much debt can hinder mortgage approval. Fortunately, there are ways to get a handle on it.
Tricks for Removing Negative Information From Your Credit Report
Removing negative marks from your credit report isn't just for raising your credit score. It's also the key to getting approved for a home loan with a favorable interest rate. Use these strategies to eliminate negative information from your credit report.
Did you know that there are loan...
Breaking Down The Pros and Cons of a 30-Year Fixed-Rate Home Loan
Are you considering a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage? We're not surprised. Thanks to an extended repayment period and fixed-rate, homeowners can count on a predictable low monthly payment. Here's what you need to know about a 30-year fixed-rate loan and it’s alternatives...