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The Ultimate Guide to Everything You Need for a Mortgage

Applying for a mortgage can be overwhelming. We've created a handy checklist outlining all the documents you'll need.

The Credit Score Conundrum

Different lenders use different criteria to determine credit scores. Here is a primer.

What Homebuyers Want to Know: Top Questions From Our Reddit AMA

If you're a home buyer, read these responses to the questions that our customers most wanted to know.

7 Steps to Picking the Right Real Estate Agent

Here are seven things buyers and sellers should do to ensure they are matched with the right real estate agent.

9 Housing Scams to Avoid

Your house is likely your biggest investment and the one you work hard to maintain, improve and protect. Here are nine housing scams you should avoid.

What is Title Insurance?

Many ask "what is title insurance?' Some policies are required, others are optional. Read this to understand your options.

5 Signs You're Ready to Be A Homeowner

How do you know if you are ready to buy a house? Here are five signs.

The Ultimate Guide To Getting a Mortgage with Student Loans

Student loans are a key reason people can't buy a home. Read this guide to understand how to get a mortgage with student loans

Should You Prepay Your Mortgage?

Prepaying your mortgage isn’t always the best move. Before prepaying, ask yourself these important questions.

Here's How to Get Rid of PMI ASAP

Cancelling PMI is not always automatic, nor is it easy. Here are six ways to eliminate PMI from your mortgage.