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The impulse to just pay up and move in is understandable, but you wouldn’t buy a car or a TV without researching prices on other, similar products. Same goes here. And cutting these costs even a little could help you buy a new stove or outfit the nursery.
How to qualify for VA home loan — here's a complete overview of the loan eligibility and requirements necessary to get a VA mortgage.
Tired of moving from house to house? Read this article and settle down. Finally.
Let’s be real: Rejection hurts. It’s particularly hard if you’re denied for a mortgage preapproval, which is one of the biggest hurdles in the home-buying process.
Don't rush to buy along with everyone else. Be patient, and you might get a better deal.
FHA loans allow down payments of 10% — or even 3.5%, depending on your credit score. For buyers with higher credit scores, other low-down-payment loans are available, too.
Credit scores are critical to the home buying process.
With a 15-year mortgage you'll own a home much faster and save a lot of money, but you'll need to budget carefully for the higher monthly payments.
Rounding up on purchases, hiding accounts from yourself, and more sneaky saving ideas.
5 questions help you look ahead to home ownership.