Mortgage Class Is In Session

Fresh, accurate information is always a valuable asset when making important financial decisions. Learn more in the Loan Classroom.

Options for Home Refinance

Special refinance programs are temporarily available to help borrowers in trouble. It pays to know all of your options. Refinance Loan Options

Ask Us A Mortgage Question

Do you have questions about a mortgage or refinance loan? We'd love to hear it. You can ask about anything mortgage-related. Ask a Question

Mortgage Insurance
Thursday, March 19th, 2015 | By Miranda Marquit

How Mortgage Insurance Works

When you buy a home with a mortgage, the lender is on the hook. A financial institutions lets you borrow money to make a huge purchase, fronting the money so that you don’t have to. Continue Reading

Homeowners Insurance
Thursday, March 12th, 2015 | By Julie Rains

Types of Insurance Homeowners Should Have

Being a homeowner means you have many responsibilities. You need to take care of your home, your family members (who rely on you to make mortgage payments), and those who visit your property. Continue Reading

Rejected Mortgage
Friday, March 6th, 2015 | By Miranda Marquit

4 Reasons Your Mortgage Application was Rejected

For many consumers, homeownership is still an important financial and life milestone. Buying a home, however, requires a great deal of capital. Most of us can’t pay for a home in cash. Continue Reading

Mortgage Down Payment
Thursday, February 26th, 2015 | By Spencer Llewellyn

Looser Mortgage Requirements Entice Home Buyers

After the housing bubble went “pop” in 2007, it became a lot tougher for the average home buyer to qualify for a mortgage. Continue Reading

Real Estate Agents
Thursday, February 19th, 2015 | By Julie Rains

7 Traits to Look For in a Real Estate Agent

When you are looking for a new home or hoping to sell your existing home, it’s likely that you’ll work with a real estate agent to locate a property or find a buyer. Continue Reading

Personal Finance Tips
Wednesday, February 11th, 2015 | By Miranda Marquit

Tips for Improving Your Finances This Year

We all wish our finances were better. Even when we feel like things are going well, there is usually something else that can be done to improve the financial situation. As you look forward to the rest of the year, here are a few tips that can help you improve your finances: Continue Reading

VA Loan Demand
Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 | By Spencer Llewellyn

2015 VA Loan Demand Remains Strong with Home Buyers

After posting big gains for 5 years, VA home loan volume fell to a still-respectable 430,000 in 2014. That represents a 30% drop from the number of VA loan’s approved in 2013 (630,000) and an even smaller reduction from 2012 numbers (540,000). Continue Reading

Rent or Buy a Home
Friday, January 30th, 2015 | By Miranda Marquit

Why Do Some Millennials Decide Not to Buy a Home?

I’m not exactly a millennial. I fall in that gray area between Generation X and Generation Y. Generally, I identify with Gen Xers, but there is one way that I really feel “in tune” with millennials: I’m not really into buying a home. Continue Reading

More Topics

As seen in: