Mortgage & Financing

Financing your next home doesn't have to be stressful. We've done the research to help you understand how mortgages work and how to get your finances in shape.

How Does Buying a Home Affect Your Credit?
Mortgage & Financing
How Does Buying a Home Affect Your Credit?

Since most of us need a mortgage to help finance the purchase of a home, it’s important to understand how a mortgage affects your credit score.

The Pros and Cons of Using a VA Home Loan
Mortgage & Financing
The Pros and Cons of Using a VA Home Loan

Recently, home sellers have shied away from accepting offers from buyers using VA loans. Why is that? Let's examine the pros and cons of using a VA home loan.

How Long Does a Mortgage Pre-Approval Last?
Mortgage & Financing
How Long Does a Mortgage Pre-Approval Last?

In this article, we’ll go over common questions about mortgage pre-approvals, including “how long does a mortgage pre-approval last?”

VA Loans in Texas: What You Need to Know
Mortgage & Financing
VA Loans in Texas: What You Need to Know

There are a ton of benefits of VA loans in Texas. Here's a breakdown of Texas VA loans and how they can make homeownership easier and more affordable.

What is a Proof of Funds Letter?
Mortgage & Financing
What is a Proof of Funds Letter?

It’s no secret that buying a home requires quite a bit of paperwork. Here is a break down of what a Proof of Funds Letter is and what counts as Proof of Funds.

The True Cost of Selling a House
Mortgage & Financing
The True Cost of Selling a House

If you’re selling your house, you’re probably wondering how much you’ll make, but how much the home sale could cost? Learn the true costs of selling a home.

What is An Earnest Money Deposit?
Glossary
What is An Earnest Money Deposit?

One real estate element that many of us tend to forget is the earnest money deposit. Whether you’re a buyer or seller, here’s what you’ll want to know.

How Do Mortgages Work?
Mortgage & Financing
How Do Mortgages Work?

Although mortgages are very common, they can get pretty confusing. Here’s an overview of how mortgages work to help you jumpstart your home buying journey.

Selling a House with a Mortgage? What You Need to Know
Preparing to Sell
Selling a House with a Mortgage? What You Need to Know

Are you planning to sell your home with a mortgage this year? Here are the most common questions you should know about selling a house with a mortgage.