How to Budget for a House

How to Budget for a House

Buying a new house is no small purchase, and if you’re in the market for one, you may have to consider tightening the strings on your bank account in preparation. In addition to the costs of purchasing a new home, you also have to be ready for the expenses that...
Credit Scores: How Do They Work?

Credit Scores: How Do They Work?

When you applied for your first apartment, you may have recalled being told you’d have a credit check run on you. At the time, the concept was probably foreign, and as the years passed and more and more events required looking into your credit score, you probably...
How Home Appraisals Work

How Home Appraisals Work

Getting a home appraisal is a vital part of the home buying process. When a borrower goes to purchase a home, their lender uses an appraisal to determine whether the house their borrower wants to buy is worth the cost. In short, an appraisal is an estimate made about...
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