Home Loan Guide

Thinking about buying, selling or refinancing a home?
Start here for answers to common questions, helpful tips and online calculators to help you navigate the journey ahead.

Am I ready for home ownership?
Learn more on how to prepare yourself for home

Why Own a Home?
First Time Home Buyer Dos
10 Tips for New Home Buyers
Setting Up a Budget
Learn how Credit Works

Find a Home
Advice and tips to make your house hunting process a success.

Avoid First Time Home Buyer Mistakes
Dream Home Wish List
Finding the Perfect Neighborhood
Keeping Your House Hunting on Track with Mobile Apps

Resources for understanding the loan process
Find tools and resources to help you understand the process of getting a home loan

Mortgage Basics
What You Need for Your Loan Application
Getting Pre-Qualified For a Mortgage
Paperwork to Keep After Closing

What to consider when refinancing
Advice to consider when deciding if
refinancing is right for you.

Items to Consider Before Refinancing
Should I Refinance My Mortgage?

Understanding your refinance options
Learn what mortgage programs are available and how they may fit
your needs.

What is an ARM (Adjustable Rate Mortgage)?
What are “Points” and When Should I Pay Them?
Fixed Rate Mortgages
Which is the Better Mortgage Option For You : Fixed Rate or Adjustable?

What you need to know when preparing to sell your home
Get the most out of your home by being prepare

Ways to Increase Your Home Value
Quick Homeowner Updates
Before You List Your Home For Sale
10 Secrets of Home Staging

Making the move
Learn how to make a successful transition to your new home.

Relocation Tips to Help You Make Your Move Stress-Free
Make Moving Fun : 10 Tips for Families
Moving Advice : Happy Pets
Relieving the Stress of Packing

Seller Tips and Tools
Learn Tips for selling your home quickly.

Top Five Mistakes Sellers Make
Pricing Your Home to Sell
Choosing Your Agent

Want to have an experienced loan officer contact you for answers?