Before you start home shopping, you should get preapproved for a loan so you can focus solely on homes in the price range that you qualify for.
Mortgage Application Process
When you meet with the lender for your loan application interview, it’s important to bring all the proper information to ensure that your mortgage application will be processed as quickly as possible.
After you apply, the lender will begin the work of verifying all the information you’ve provided. The following list will give you an idea of the types of documents and information you should be prepared to provide. This will ensure a smooth, well-organized mortgage application process. There may be additional information required by your lender. (read more)
Moving is never easy, but good organization and planning can make a difference. Here are some tips that will help. (read more)
When you buy a car, you know and expect that you will need to maintain it to keep it operating properly. You add gas, change the oil, replace worn tires, wash it, and repair mechanical problems that may arise.
Well the same holds true when you own your own home … it requires maintenance to keep it functioning properly. On the outside, there may be grass to move, trees to trim, gutters to clean, windows to wash and the roof to inspect for wear. Inside, you have flooring to clean, filters to replace, smoke detectors to check, etc. (read more)