A First-Time Buyers Guide to Understanding the Construction Loan Process
If you’re new to the homebuying process, you’re probably new to the homebuilding process and how to finance one. Here’s what you need to know about the construction loan process.
January 2018 By Sue Durio
Closing the Deal: Understanding Your Builder’s Closing Process
While the closing process can be stressful, preparing in advance can greatly ease the undertaking. Here’s what happens during the closing process and what you should be aware of to make the process smooth.
Down Payment Assistance Programs: How to Find Help to Buy a Home
Some homebuyers may be passing up the opportunity to buy a home because they don’t believe they qualify for a home loan or have enough of a down payment. But the right down payment assistance program may get first-time buyers into a home sooner than they thought — here’s how.
Home Loan Glossary
Home loan lingo got you lost in some kind of limbo? Release yourself with this home loan glossary, which defines dozens of terms pertaining to the home loan process.
How to Finance a Condo
Financing a condominium is similar to financing a single-family home, but there are a few differences. Here is what you should know about getting a mortgage to purchase a newly built condo.
How to Finance Your New Construction Home
Financing a new home can be a smooth process when you know what to expect. Ken Harney, a mortgage expert and nationally syndicated columnist, provides a step-by-step guide to the info you'll need to gather and the questions you'll be asked as you obtain a mortgage.
The Mortgage Process: A Step-by-Step Look and Checklist
Finding and securing a home mortgage can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be. This step-by-step look at the mortgage process includes a checklist of action items. Both will demystify the process and make finding the right mortgage for your needs simpler and easier.
Understanding Home Construction Loans
When you build a home, you might finance your home with a home construction loan. Here’s a short guide to help you understand home construction loans and how they may be the best financing option for the construction of your new home.
When is the Best Time to Close on a New Home?
If you buy a home, does it matter when you close? Yes, depending on how much money you want to spend now – or later – and how quick you want the process to be. NewHomeSource has detailed what to consider when picking a closing date for your new home.
Who’s On Your Home Purchase Team?
Buying a newly built home comes with the expertise and advice of your builder’s sales team. But, there are more folks to add to your home purchase team. Here are just a few of the folks who will help you along the way and the role they will play in your homebuying experience.