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Researching and Planning: What to Do Before Making an Offer

You're gearing up to make an offer. You might be saving up the last bits of that down payment, or waiting for a good time to buy — whatever it is, you're close. Learn more about what you need to do in the months leading up to your home purchase.

Types of mortgages

Whether you're searching for a conventional mortgage, or you just want to learn more about FHA loans, we're here to help. Find out what options you have so that you can make the most informed homebuying decision.

Qualifying for a mortgage

Before you begin your home search, you'll want to make sure you have your financials in order. Find out what you'll need to qualify for your next mortgage loan.

Credit score tips

If you want to secure a great rate on your mortgage, you'll need a solid credit score. Check out these resources for ways to get your credit score in order and learn how your credit impacts the rates you get.