Tips for Buying

Oct. 13, 2020

About VA Loans

VA home loan types

We offer VA home loan programs to help you buy, build, or improve a home or refinance your current home loan—including a VA direct loan and 3 VA-backed loans. Learn more about the different programs, and find out if you can get a Certificate of Eligibility ...

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July 29, 2020

CARES Housing Assistance Program

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — After the first week of the State of Nevada’s rental assistance program, significant funds remain available for renters who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the state says.

Since the launch of the program last Monday, a total of 3,085 statewide applications had ...

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July 23, 2020

Mortgage Relief During the COVID-19 Pandemic

by Rachel Basinger, Contributor

If you are struggling financially due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be mortgage relief options available to you as a homeowner under the CARES (The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act . 

Under the CARES Act, borrowers who have federally-backed mortgages can suspend their monthly ...

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July 16, 2020

Does a credit pull hurt my score?

When you’re in the market for a mortgage, it’s best to shop around to find the best rates or get better lender fees. But because this process typically involves multiple lenders checking your credit score, many buyers are concerned these credit inquiries or often referred to as “credit pulls” will ...

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July 6, 2020

Tips on Saving for Down Payment

If you’re ready to make the jump from renter to homeowner, you’re probably wondering how you can save up enough money for your down payment—and you’re not alone. In fact, saving up enough money for a down payment is a top challenge for buyers across America.

At a time when ...

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July 6, 2020

What does a Title company do?

A title company makes sure that the title to a piece of real estate is legitimate and then issues title insurance for that property. Title insurance protects the lender and/or owner against lawsuits or claims against the property that result from disputes over the title.

Title companies also often ...

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July 1, 2020

6 First-Time Home Buyer Mistakes to Avoid

Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll make in your life — and one of the largest sources of stress for many first-time buyers is the financing process. Unless you’ve done a ton of research, getting a mortgage can feel confusing or even a bit overwhelming ...

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