Articles about Home Ownership
Maximize your mortgage down payment with WaFd Bank's various options, from permanent buy down to rent back provisions. Find the best fit for your needs.
Find out From WaFd Bank to Stop Mortgage Trigger Lead Calls if You are Buying or Selling a Home If you've...
Whether you're a first-time homebuyer or purchasing your second home, buying and selling property is stressful....
The housing market across the country has been booming for the last few years, with 6.1 million homes sold...
WaFd Bank shares tips on how to decide when you are ready to buy a house. For more tips, visit WaFd Bank's Banking 101.
A portfolio lender, like WaFd Bank, keeps all the loans they make on their own books. Portfolio lenders don't sell your...
Making a few small improvements now could help you save money all winter.
It may be your second time, but that doesn't mean it's less confusing....
Are your home improvement projects doing more harm than good?
Mortgage terms can be confusing, but they have a BIG impact on how much you'll end up paying for your house. It's worth taking a few minutes to make sure you understand some key differences.
Downsizing your home size doesn't need to feel like downgrading. Ideas to help you think smaller when it comes to your house.
Find out how you can finance college tuition or life's other (expensive) costs using the equity in your home.
When is the best time to refinance? Pros and cons for refinancing your mortgage loan.
If you're thinking about a refinance, be sure to look beyond just the advertised rate.
Get the inside scoop on what counts when it's time to get a loan.
Upwards and onwards! But before you upgrade your house, make sure you can afford the heftier bills.
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