Mortgage Basics: Tips for Homebuyers & Owners

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Best Places for Home ShoppingWith mortgage rates at historic lows, all kinds of people are considering buying a home for the very first time. A home-buying dollar hasn’t bought this much in a long, long time and many sense a fleeting opportunity is at hand.

Staking out your own little piece of the American Dream is exciting, but can also be a little stressful—even for those who’ve gone through the home-buying process before. That process—applying, getting approved, and successfully managing a home loan—is among the most important events in a person’s financial life.

As such, it’s important to keep learning; “coach yourself up” to understand and deal with conditions on the ground within the credit and mortgage worlds. While things frequently change to reflect larger economic circumstances, Quizzle will keep you ahead of the curve and on track, avoiding costly mistakes along the way.

With that in mind, here are some pointers and tips to help you master your mortgage from the Quizzle blog and beyond:

Ten Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home

Homeowner Tax Tips

How to Make Yourself Creditworthy for a Home Loan

How to Decide between a 30-year and 15-year Mortgage

5 Steps to Grab Your Record Low Mortgage

Additional Resources:

FDIC Guide for Home Loans

H.U.D. FHA Home Loans