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When it comes to getting prepared for homeownership, we’ve got your back. Our resources range from mortgage calculators to help you prepare a budget to tips on how to improve your house on our blog to a glossary of all the financial terms you’ll need to know. Let us serve as your one-stop shop for mortgage expertise.

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Handy tools that simplify the path to homeownership.

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Freddie Mac & Fannie Mae Lookup Tools

Use these lookup tools to see if your mortgage is owned or guaranteed by Freddie Mac or Fannie Mae.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Clear answers to our clients’ most commonly asked questions.

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Home Financing Glossary

Plain-language definitions of frequently used mortgage terms.

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When is the Right Time to Refinance Your Mortgage?

When mortgage interest rates come down, many homeowners start to wonder if it makes sense for them to refinance. Your mortgage is most likely your largest debt as a homeowner, and the interest rate you pay significantly impacts your monthly…
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How to Buy a House in a Competitive Market

Buying a house is a significant life milestone, but it can feel like an impossible dream in today’s competitive housing market. Low inventory and high demand often means multiple offers, and bidding wars are frustratingly common. Getting into your very…
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First Heritage Mortgage Grows Team at a Record Pace 

FHM has welcomed 23 loan officers to the team so far this year.  FAIRFAX, Va. – First Heritage Mortgage (FHM) onboarded 23 new loan officers across the company since the beginning of the year, representing an over 20% increase in…
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