A good credit score is important if you're thinking about purchasing a home. Your credit score impacts the interest rate that you can get for a mortgage. It also can impact your ability to qualify for certain types of home loans. And if it’s... (Read More)
When buying a home, your credit score has a significant impact on your monthly mortgage payment. Generally, the higher your credit score, the lower the mortgage rate you may be able to qualify for. Likewise, the lower your credit score, the higher... (Read More)
Ready to become a homeowner? Purchasing a home is definitely something we don't do every day. So it's easy to make mistakes, and when it comes to home buying, mistakes can be costly. Here are some of the most common errors made by first-time... (Read More)
Wondering if you qualify to purchase a home? It's a great time to find out! Primary Residential Mortgage makes first-time home buying easier with our FHA loan options. FHA Loans are geared toward hard-working families with low to moderate incomes... (Read More)
If you're thinking about purchasing a home in the future, there's no time like the present to obtain your credit report and score. With all the security breaches that have occurred in the past year, you'll definitely want to check to see if you have... (Read More)
The appraisal is an important part of the home buying process. But what happens if an appraisal comes up short of the agreed-upon selling price?
Here's an example: A home is listed for sale at $350,000. It's a multiple bidding situation, so you... (Read More)
Are you looking for a home your children and pets will enjoy? You're not alone. Many people make home-buying decisions on the needs of not only their children, but their pets, too.
Surveys show that home buyers with children are looking for homes... (Read More)
There's nothing like moving — whether it's across town or across the country — to make you realize just how much stuff you have! When moving, you're likely to let some things go, but probably also add some new appliances, furniture and other... (Read More)
A new home is definitely a big reason to celebrate. What better way to mark the day than with a thoughtful housewarming gift? If you enjoy giving practical gifts, a fire extinguisher is an incredible choice for a new homeowner. Every homeowner... (Read More)