Home Purchase Articles
Struggling to come up with enough of a down payment to buy a home? A relatively uncommon mortgage type known as a shared-equity mortgage might be the solution.
Buying a "for sale by owner" home, or FSBO, can save you 6 percent of the cost of the house if neither side uses a real estate agent.
How large of a down payment will you need for a mortgage on a condominium?
The spring home-selling season is nearly here. If you’re ready to buy a new home, you’re probably itching to tour new condos, Victorians and Cape Cods. But before you head off to even your first showing? You need to make some smart financial moves to remove as much stress as possible from the mortgage-lending process.
Low mortgage rates the past five years or so have made homes more affordable, despite the median national home price rising 45 percent since 2011.