Everything you need to know aboutFINANCE YOUR HOME

  • Should I rent or buy?
    Many renters are shocked when they discover a monthly mortgage payment could be less than the rent they currently pay each month. The choice of whether to rent or buy is largely dependent upon the type of home you want to live in, your current financial position, and the type of mortgage.
  • Why should I get pre-approved?
    There are many reasons why you should get pre-approved early in the process of purchasing a home. The most important reason is that you will get an accurate idea of how much you can afford. This will ensure that you only look at houses that are truly in your price range. Being prequalified is also beneficial. View more info..
  • How do I know if I can afford to buy a home?
    Many renters are shocked when they discover a monthly mortgage payment could be less than the rent they currently pay each month. There are several factors that must be taken into consideration to determine the size of the mortgage one can handle. Since the financial crisis the mortgage. View more info..
  • Shopping for a home loan? Here’s how.
    Traditionally, shopping for a mortgage involved looking through swarms of bank offers, mortgage companies, online lenders, and more. Since the creation of YourCasa, that grueling process is no longer necessary. View more info..
  • What do I need to know about closing costs?
    When you apply for a loan to purchase a home, most lenders will charge you a fee (which will not be refunded, even if you are denied the loan or you choose not to accept the loan). This fee may be applied to your final real estate closing costs or may be paid up front. View more info..
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