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Home ownership is a big decision, a big investment and a big responsibility. Get the information you need to make the right home ownership decisions before and after you buy.

Home ownership is a big decision, a big investment and a big responsibility. Get the information you need to make the right home ownership decisions before and after you buy.

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Buying a home comfortably and affordably

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10 questions you should ask mortgage lenders

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Budgeting for closing costs

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The more you're prepared, the smoother the loan application process

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Considering home ownership? Here’s what you should know

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The true cost of renting a place Watch video 
Reality check: Cost of living Watch video 
Is buying a home right for you? Watch video 
Planning for extra costs when buying a home Watch video 
How much home can you comfortably afford? Watch video 
Fixed vs. adjustable rate mortgages Watch video 
How VA home loans work Watch video 

Could a mortgage program help you buy a home?

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The true cost of moving to a new place Watch video 
Choosing the right mortgage lending rate Watch video 

Fixed vs. adjustable-rate mortgages

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What makes up a mortgage payment? Watch video 
How home loans affect equity Watch video 

Top 5 reasons to refinance and the pros and cons of each

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Using your VA loan benefit after the military Watch video 
How does a mortgage work? Watch video 
Understanding how mortgage interest rates work Watch video 
Understanding different types of mortgage programs Watch video 
Understanding mortgage discount points Watch video 

Your VA home loan game plan

Having a VA loan can be great when you’re buying a home. Follow these 8 guidelines to keep your purchase on track.

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A veteran's guide to mortgage programs

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