HomeLend Mortgage Blog

We don’t expect you to know everything there is to know about buying a home. We provide you with expert service for a reason! Feel free to explore our blog to find some quick answers to all your home loan-related questions.

Understanding the Closing Disclosure

What is a Closing Disclosure?

A closing disclosure is a five-page document that contains all the finalized details regarding your loan,[…]

Pros and Cons of Using a Realtor

When it’s time to search for your new home, whether it’s your first house or your dream house, one important question you’re going to ask yourself is,[…]

The First Big Move

We know it’s the norm now for people to be living with their parents longer or moving back home after college. With student loans, underemployment, and[…]

Debt-To-Income

During the loan application process, you may discuss your debt-to-income ratio and how it impacts your ability to qualify for a loan. Often abbreviated[…]

Your Final Walk-Through To-Do List

You put a lot of effort into finding the right house, and now that your closing is just days away, you're finally ready to start calling your new place[…]

7 Things to Ask Your Agent

So you found your dream home. You're ready to put down an offer, pack your things and make that place your own. It's natural to be excited about[…]

What Happens During a Home Inspection?

The homebuying process looks something like this: Get pre-approved for a mortgage, find your dream home and win the bidding war. But before you can[…]

Pros & Cons of Paying Off a Mortgage Early

Your mortgage may come with a 15- or 30-year term attached to it, but that doesn't mean you have to wait that long to pay it off. In fact, if you have[…]

3 Ways to Build Equity in Your Home

For homeowners, equity is like an extra bank account. Every dollar you put toward your property gives you a bigger stake in your home, as well as more[…]

FHA Loans

Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Loan

First-time home buyers are more empowered than ever by the FHA loan.These loans, as the name suggests, are[…]