You Don’t Need That Much of a Down Payment

DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 2014 Many consumers are overestimating the down payment they need in order to purchase a home, according to Christina Boyle, vice president and head of single-family sales at Freddie Mac. Consumers believe they need 11 percent to 15 percent in order for lenders to approve them for […]

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10 Ways to Prepare for Homeownership

Get Ready to Buy a Home Decide what you can afford. Generally, you can afford a home equal in value to between two and three times your gross income. Develop your home wish list. Then, prioritize the features on your list. Select where you want to live. Compile a list of three or four neighborhoods […]

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