First Heritage Mortgage Celebrates National Homeownership Month with Resources for Achieving and Enjoying Homeownership

First Heritage Mortgage Celebrates National Homeownership Month with Resources for Achieving and Enjoying Homeownership

Post June is National Homeownership Month! To celebrate, we’ve put together this digest of our best resources for both achieving and enjoying homeownership. Tips for Achieving Homeownership Becoming a homeowner can feel like a lot of work. You’ve got to plan…
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What Are Mortgage Points?

Post When you’re financing a house, there are many terms and processes you might not be familiar with, especially if you’re a first-time buyer. Most buyers consider their interest rate the single most important aspect of their loan, so getting the…
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What is the Point of an HOA?

Post If you live in a condominium, townhouse, or a single-family home in a planned development, chances are you have a homeowner’s association (HOA). HOAs offer key benefits that people enjoy in their communities, such as managing maintenance, maintaining the exterior…
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How to Choose a Moving Company

Post While settling into a new home can seem exciting, it also brings its own set of concerns. On top of getting familiar with the area and making sure your home purchase goes smoothly, you also have to get ready for…
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Why You Need A Real Estate Agent

Post If you’re looking to buy a house, chances are you’ve already started the process by searching online. There are a seemingly endless number of platforms and services on the web today that make finding your new home easier and quicker…
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How the DC Open Doors Program Helps First-Time Buyers

Post The District of Columbia is a special place. It’s the United States’ capital – the center of all the action for the federal government. It’s also an international city, home to embassies of nations from around the globe. Even its…
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How to Read Your Closing Disclosure

Post It’s almost time for your favorite day in the loan process: closing! As your closing date draws near, there is a lot of information coming at you fast. An important step before that final milestone is receiving your closing disclosure.…
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How to Save on Your Down Payment with an FHLB Grant

Post We all dream of our perfect home. Maybe yours has a spacious backyard for your pets to roam. Or perhaps it’s an apartment with a nice view of the sunset each evening. While it’s easy to visualize what you want…
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Does Applying for a Mortgage Hurt My Credit?

Post You’ve decided to buy a new home, and like a majority of Americans, that means you’re also signing up for a mortgage. A mortgage can be a great thing for your credit history. In today’s market, interest rates are also…
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The Perfect Time to Purchase a Home

Post Buying a home is easily one of the most significant financial decisions you’ll make throughout your life. It requires planning, saving, and the right timing. But what factors should you consider when planning the timing of your home purchase? As…
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