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How Your Savings Impact Your Ability to Get a Home Loan

Liquid reserves are those financial assets that are available to you after your loan closes. Liquid financial reserves include cash and other assets that are easily converted to cash by the borrower.

How To Find And Choose The Right Mortgage Lender For Your First Home Loan

There are many factors that can impact your overall home price; finding the right lender is key to ensuring you’re getting the best bang for your buck.

How Does a Mortgage Calculator Work?

Learn about the different parts of a mortgage calculator and how you can use it to figure out your monthly costs.

How an Adjustable Rate Mortgage Could Save You Money

In some cases, an adjustable rate mortgage could save you more money than a fixed rate mortgage. Here's what you need to know.

7 Tips for Mortgage Rate Shopping

Comparing mortgage rates may be the best thing to do in the search for your dream home.

9 Essential Tips for Home Loan Shopping

Before you start seriously house hunting, it's important to know your loan options.

Your Guide to Mortgage Rate Comparison Shopping

Learn the basics of comparing mortgage rates and loan estimates to find the best loan for your financial profile.

A Breakdown: 5 Different Types of Mortgages

Weigh your options before deciding which mortgage is right for you.

What is the Difference Between Prequalification and Preapproval?

These two terms may sound similar, but they actually carry different weight when placing an offer on a home. Learn the difference between them here.

APR Unveiled: Your Key to Comparing Loan Options

What is an annual percentage rate? Learn about the full cost of borrowing by digging into a loan’s APR.

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