Getting a mortgage may seem easy, but the truth is that there are a number of hoops to jump through and hurdles to cross before a mortgage lender will issue you a loan. Here are five essential steps that many
After hitting a 10-year low in Q3 2017, slightly lower home prices and steady mortgage rates allowed more Californians to realize the dream of homeownership and purchase a home in the fourth quarter of 2017. 29% of California households could
California Housing Affordability Index 2017 Q1. Percentage of households who can afford to buy a median-priced home. Affordability inched up to 32 percent in Q1 2017.
REALTORS® aren’t just agents. They’re professional members of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribe to its strict code of ethics. This is the REALTOR® difference for home buyers: An expert guide. Selling a home usually requires dozens of forms, reports,
This cheat sheet helps you do your homework, so you know what you’re signing when you close the sale of your home. You’ve already cleared several hurdles by finding the right home, negotiating the best price, and getting approved for
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Buying a primary residence is a financial decision, but also an emotional one that involves many lifestyle factors.
Answer these questions to determine if a bank will give you a mortgage loan.
Aspirations of homeownership remain strong, but an increasing percentage of consumers with student loan debt worry about their homeownership future.