Buying a home is a big step. Here is advice, rates and more to buy the home of your dreams.
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Discover if a fixed-rate mortgage is right for you
Understand the risks before using a 401(k) loan for a down payment.
Whether you’re buying or selling a home, you should know the difference.
Here’s what you need to know about FHA closing costs—and how to get the best deal.
Some states require them, some states don’t.
Here’s what you need to know before choosing a 5/1 ARM vs. a 30-year fixed.
LPMI allows you to forgo mortgage insurance, but you’ll have to stomach a higher interest rate.
There are three major mortgage types. Let’s compare and see which is best for you.
One of the big hurdles to getting a mortgage is the paperwork. Bankrate explains.
Take these steps to smooth the homebuying process, especially if you’re a rookie.
Buying a house can take between one and six months, depending on a number of factors