Latest Second Home Articles
Buying a house with home equity: A smart idea?
It’s possible to do, but it may not be financially wise.4 min read Mar 03, 2023
How to buy a second home with no down payment
Tips on buying a second home with no money down.6 min read Mar 03, 2023
How to refinance when you have a second mortgage
It’s not as easy to refinance your mortgage when you have equity debt. Here are the options.3 min read Feb 20, 2023
Should you buy a second home? 6 considerations before owning a second home
Is owning a second home a ton of work or a ton of fun?6 min read Feb 17, 2023
Buying a vacation home: 7 steps for getting a vacation home loan
It can be fun, but can you afford it?7 min read Feb 14, 2023
How to buy a second home
Eyeing a beach bungalow or a mountain lodge? Read these tips first.5 min read Jan 10, 2023
Bank-owned properties: What are they and where can I find them?
Bank-owned properties can be a fit for a specific type of homebuyer or investor, but they can be difficult to find in today’s market.3 min read Nov 21, 2022
What does ‘lockoff’ mean in real estate?
In real estate, a lockoff or lockout refers to a vacation timeshare that’s divided into two units.1 min read Nov 11, 2022
What is fractional ownership?
It offers more advantages than a timeshare — but potentially more headaches too.2 min read Oct 28, 2022
What is biennial ownership?
It means you can use a timeshare every other year. It’s cheaper but less convenient.2 min read Oct 19, 2022