Buying a house? Here's a breakdown of the fees you'll pay that are critical to closing the deal.
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Is it even possible to buy a house in seller's market? Yes, but you have to be smart about your approach.
Are you a millennial or first-time home buyer? Check out our guide to homeownership to prepare for the big purchase and get great tips for buying a home.
These 3 strategies for early home loan payoff can help save thousands of dollars.
Ready to buy a home? There is a lot to consider, including a loan application. Make sure you're ready to apply for a home loan with these helpful tips.
Think you don't have the cash it takes to become a homeowner? Think again.
For homeowners with plenty of equity in their property, a home equity line of credit (or HELOC) can be a convenient line of credit. But how does it work?
A home equity loan can be a smart, affordable way to borrow. Learn about the benefits, requirements, options, risks, and how much you can borrow.
Considering paying off your mortgage early? It could be a smart move. Discover the pros and cons of early home loan payoff.
Thinking about buying a new house? Here's what you need to know to buy in today's market.
These tips can help determine if refinancing a mortgage is a smart idea.
Ready to buy a home? The standard down payment is 20 percent of purchase price, but is that the right move for all situations?
Many homeowners dream of renovating, but worry about the price tag attached. Find easy tips for to help you save money on your renovation.
Whether you're planning to sell your home or just want to enjoy it more, these are the top five inexpensive ways to freshen things up.
Buying your first home and considering different types of real estate? Check out our guide to single-family homes, condos, townhomes, co-ops, and more.
Dreaming of your own island getaway and wondering if you should buy? There's a lot to consider before you sign. Check out these tips from an expert.
It's tempting to refinance a mortgage now when rates are low. But if you are close to retirement, there may be added risks. Here are some pros and cons of refinancing near retirement worth considering.
Want to know how to tackle your honey-do list and pay for major home improvements? These tips and ideas can help you prioritize, plan, afford, and accomplish your spring and summer home projects.
Thinking about buying a foreclosure? Here are some things to keep in mind before embarking on this challenging journey.
Find out more about home warranties, what they cover, and whether it 's a smart move.
Ready to buy a home now? Or is renting a better option ? From timing to finances to lifestyle, get insight and advice as to which housing option makes the most sense.
Understanding mortgage rates can save you thousands of dollars. Learn how rates are set and how to get the best possible rate on your next mortgage.
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Buying a "fixer-upper" has become a growing trend thanks to DIY home improvement shows. Before you make the investment, understand the costs, the process, and your funding options.
Considering a home equity loan to pay for renovations or debt consolidation ? BBVA Compass has the answers to FAQs that you need to make a smart decision.
Make the move from renter to homeowner with these homeownership tips.
People often negotiate the price of a new car or a house, few realize that plenty more things can be bargained for–including rent.
Here's some of our "best practice" tips that may help simplify the mortgage process and set you on the path toward your new home.
Pest inspections? Transfer taxes? Before you sign on the dotted line for your dream home, make sure you understand what you are paying for.
Buying or refinancing a home can be one of the largest and most complex financial decision most of us will ever make.
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Moving can be stressful, not to mention expensive. Check out these 11 options for cutting costs.
Four Lights Houses founder Jay Shafer talks about how radical simplification equals liberation and other lessons learned from the tiny house trend.
Whether you're relocating across the country or simply down the block, some advance preparation can ensure your move goes smoothly and you avoid any added stress.
From researching pricing to staging for the showing, 6 steps you need to take to prepare to sell.
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