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The Definition of a First-Time Homebuyer is Broader Than You Think

Posted at 11:00 AM on March 2, 2021

If you’ve owned a home before, you might not consider yourself a first-time homebuyer. But don’t pass by those first-time...

6 Tips to Improve Your Credit Score Before Your First Home Mortgage

Posted at 10:00 AM on February 18, 2021

Whether you’re actively searching or simply thinking about starting to look for a home, you can put this time to good use by...

9 Home Inspection Issues That Can Be Deal-Breakers

Posted at 3:48 PM on January 25, 2021

Before buying a house, every person needs to have a home inspection. The professional who looks over the house will likely...

Five Things to Consider When Choosing a Mortgage Lender

Posted at 10:00 AM on December 2, 2020

Whether you’re buying your first home or your third, chances are you’ll find yourself looking for a mortgage lender. Since the...

Where Should I Live? 6 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Neighborhood

Posted at 9:00 AM on November 23, 2020

Buying a house is a very exciting experience and you’re probably eager to get the process started. You may even already have a...

What Will Fail a Home Inspection? Seven Items to Look Out For

Posted at 1:30 PM on September 28, 2020

Low inventory in the housing market means quick showings and quick decision making. Gone are the days of sleeping on it and...

What is a Homeownership Advisor and How Can They Help You Buy Your First Home?

Posted at 11:30 AM on September 14, 2020

The biggest consideration when making any large purchase decision is how you’re going to budget for it. And for most people,...

Buying vs. Renting: 9 Signs You May Be Ready to Buy a House

Posted at 10:05 AM on August 24, 2020

How far can one month's rent get you as a homeowner? If you've ever wondered whether you should keep renting or buy a home,...

Understanding Income, Debt, Credit Score, and Debt-to-Income

Posted at 1:39 PM on August 4, 2020

Understanding key financial terms is essential for first-time homebuyers (and anyone else getting ready to borrow money from a...

COVID-19 Purchase Agreement Addendums: What You Need To Know

Posted at 11:40 AM on July 31, 2020

Guest Blog by Adade Amenounve, Homeowner Development Coordinator

You might have heard of purchase agreement addendums, a...