Many marriages end in divorce. Preparing to live on your own could be a difficult transition that requires careful planning. Are you ready to purchase a home after your divorce? Follow these tips and you’ll be well on your way!
It can be fun to check out open houses – and it can also help tremendously in your quest to find the perfect home. But how do you find them? And how do you get the most out of the experience? We gathered up some pro tips for you!
You recently moved to the U.S. from abroad. Congratulations! Now let’s get you the second part of the American dream: the house, the yard and the white picket fence. Here are the requirements for permanent or nonpermanent resident aliens who are applying for a home loan.
If you have a credit card or have ever taken out any loans, you’ve got a credit score. You have a vague idea you want the score to be good, but what goes into it? Just as importantly, how could your credit score affect you when you’re making a big purchase – like a home?
Selling and buying a home might be one of the scariest events of your lifetime. Before you begin, consider what factors make your home right for you.
When applying for a loan or filling out your taxes, you need to know how your property is classified. It can be a bit confusing, but we can walk you through the basics.
Want to learn more about the home buying process? Watch our video, which breaks down the buying process into a few easy steps.
It’s podcast episode six, and this one is big. BIG! We’ve got some great discussions on mortgage rates, common home buying/selling issues, and really cool stuff you can learn online. Plus we go old school (I’m talking Humphrey Bogart old school) and bring you a radio drama – “the home inspector from hell.” It’s all here. Enjoy!
At Quicken Loans, we’re all too aware of the intricacies of the mortgage process – it’s what we specialize in, after all. But, if you’re entering the home-buying market for the first time, it can be a bit of a struggle to figure out what you should be doing and at what time. Don’t fret! Just in time for the holidays, we here at the Zing blog would like to give you the gift of preparation. Here’s our list of things you might not consider (but you totally should) before buying your home – broken down into phases of the home-buying process.
If you’re thinking about buying a home, 2015 might be the year to get into the market. If you’re on the fence, here are the top five reasons you shouldn’t wait another year.