Table of contents
Chapter 1: Should you buy or rent?
Chapter 2: How mortgages work
Chapter 3: Your mortgage payment
Chapter 4: Paperwork and fees
Chapter 5: Underwriting
Chapter 6: Closing
Chapter 7: Ownership
There was a time when most homebuyers obtained their mortgage loans through their banks or credit unions. Today, however, there are a number of additional home-financing providers.
Which one is right for you? Let's take a look at the options.
Benefits of a mortgage bank:
Risks of a mortgage bank:
Benefits of a mortgage broker:
Risks of a mortgage broker:
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