Home Loans

The prospect of buying a home for the first time can be exciting and daunting. There’s the anticipation of the journey – visiting prospective homes looking for the one that “feels” right and holds all the potential and promise you imagine. There is also the practicality of finding the place that fits within your budget.… Read More


When you are ready to begin a serious search for your new home, you should start by getting pre-approved for a home loan. This gives you an edge in a competitive home selling market to show buyers you are ready and able to make a legitimate offer. Here is a comprehensive guide to the home loan pre-approval process to get you on your way.… Read More


It’s a fresh start. But all that stuff! You have no idea how it all got in here, much less how it’ll all go out. Packing is a big task no one looks forward to. We can’t promise to make packing an enjoyable time, but these steps will make your move easier.… Read More


The anticipation of moving into a new home is exciting and denial is the last hurdle you want in your way. Even if it may feel like a significant setback, there are ways you can bounce back from it and come back in a stronger position that sets you up for financial success.… Read More


Whether the purpose is to work on home improvements, pay off debt, or avoid paying PMI (Private Mortgage Insurance), second mortgages let you borrow against the value of your home, using your home as collateral. However, second mortgages often come in at a higher interest rate than your first mortgage. Why is this? Well, there… Read More