The Difference Between Mortgage Brokers and Real Estate Agents
Two professionals will quickly become your best friends when you're buying a home: your mortgage broker and real estate agent. How do they differ and how do they work together to help you with your home purchase?
How Do Mortgage Brokers and Real Estate Agents Differ?
The Easiest Ways to Save Money with Energy Efficiency
Making a budget is a lot easier than actually sticking to it--we know. But when you become a homeowner, it’s even more essential that you make an effort to live within your means. Your house is not only your most significant investment, but it’s also the place you and your...
What You Need to Know About Buying a Home as an Unmarried Couple
Buying a home with a loved one is an exciting next step. However, home purchases between unmarried couples come with a few challenges. And since buying a home presents a significant financial investment and personal commitment, it’s important to know the challenges you may face...
The Secret To Renovating Your Home With A VA Loan
Did you know that there's a VA loan specifically for home renovations? It's true! With a VA Renovation Loan, you can use up to $35,000 to pay for home improvements. Also called a VA Rehab Loan, this an additional loan you would get at the time of purchase.
Wondering where that $35,000...
Tips for Buying a Home When You're Self-Employed
Self-employment has its perks, like making your own schedule, negotiating your pay, and maybe even have a little more free time to do the things you love! If you're self-employed or a freelancer, you're not alone -- about a third the U.S. workforce is self-employed, and it's projected to...