Knowing how much a lender will let you borrow is an important step in the mortgage and home buying process. To do this you’ll want to get pre-approved for a mortgage, but how far in advance of house hunting?
Home closing costs can cost home buyers more than they expect. Here’s what you need to know, especially as a first time home buyer.
Government fees can increase the closing costs on your home – by as much as one fifth of the total cost! What is this money used for, and what should buyers know about these additional charges?