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The Facts (and Myths) on Down Payments and PMI

The Facts (and Myths) on Down Payments and PMI

Before accepting the 20% down myth, it's important to do your homework, weigh the pros and cons regarding your down payment options and separate the facts from the myths.

An MVP Team Can Help You Score That Home

An MVP Team Can Help You Score That Home

For something as important as buying a home, you need the right team of housing professionals working with you.

33% of Homeowners Do This.  Would You?

33% of Homeowners Do This. Would You?

Last year, 19% of survey respondents said they would buy a house sight unseen. This year, 33%. Find out why.

Making (Manufactured) Home Sweeter

Making (Manufactured) Home Sweeter

Manufactured homes are an affordable option for many people, especially in rural areas. Our support for manufactured housing communities helps keep them that way.

3% Down in Three Easy Steps

3% Down in Three Easy Steps

Are you looking to take advantage of a 3% down payment? Here are the three steps that you need to know.

Low Rates = High Purchasing Power

Low Rates = High Purchasing Power

Mortgage rates are a still a steal for buyers.

Welcome to Your New Luxury (Manufactured) Home

Welcome to Your New Luxury (Manufactured) Home

For high–end finishes at bargain prices, check out today's crop of new manufactured homes.

Could You Chart a Similar Path to Buying a Home?

Could You Chart a Similar Path to Buying a Home?

Meet Layanna, a single mom. Through her commitment and the support of her real estate agent, loan officer, and community, she's a brand–new homeowner.

Get Smart(er) on Green

Get Smart(er) on Green

Knowing the facts about your home's energy consumption is important for everyone as the country continues to advance its efforts to conserve. How much do you know?

What Does Homeownership Mean? We Asked, They Answered

What Does Homeownership Mean? We Asked, They Answered

In honor of National Homeownership Month wrapping up — and our important mission of making home possible — we asked families across the nation, 'What does homeownership mean to you?'

Freedoms of Homeownership

Freedoms of Homeownership

When considering the pros and cons of buying a home, one thing you can place in the 'pros' column is the independence owning a home can bring.

Homeownership: Beyond the Mortgage

Homeownership: Beyond the Mortgage

The financial obligations of owning a home are more than just paying the mortgage. Similar to owning a car, your home will need regular upkeep to keep it safe and in great shape.