There are no lack of resources to get a copy of your credit report and even your “credit scores”. Some are free and others have a fee. But when it comes to buying a home, unless they are a FICO score they are a FAKO.
The Bank of Mom and Dad is increasingly open for business – and is increasingly necessary – for younger homebuyers looking to secure a down payment particularly for middle-income households and first-time homebuyers.
There are a lot of misconceptions about what information (about you) becomes part of your credit report.
On October 3, new regulations will go into effect that will protect first time home buyers. Know Before You Owe will give home buyers a clearer picture of what they’re signing up for.
Putting together the funds to cover down payment and closing costs can be a challenge for most home buyers. It’s important to know the acceptable and unacceptable sources.
For many home buyers an old collection account is standing between them and their homeownership dreams. Here’s some advice from one of the industry’s top credit experts.
Are you nervous about qualifying for a home loan? That’s normal but it’s also a sign that you’re taking this process seriously.
Close to shopping has always been a primary “want” for home buyers, but do you know which grocery store can make a difference when it comes to price appreciation?
The Federal Reserve has announced they intend to increase interest rates later this year. But what does that mean to homebuyers?