Keyword: Education and Tools

How Much Home Can You Afford?

Condo? Fixer-upper? McMansion? Starter home? Town house? Tiny house? Before you start looking seriously at buying ANY kind of home this spring, you'll first need to answer the single-most important question: How much home can I afford?

How it Works: Making an Offer

Learn about the process for making an offer in our How it Works series.

How It Works: The Secondary Mortgage Market

Follow along with our new blog series, where we discuss how things work in the mortgage market, from underwriting your loan to credit risk transfer. To kick off the series, we introduce you to the inner workings of the secondary mortgage market.

Counseling Without the Couch: What a Housing Counselor Can Do for You

A housing counselor can be a great ally for a homebuyer – especially for someone navigating the process for the first time.