Not ready to buy a house now? Put yourself in the best position to buy later.

 

By Liz Keuler, Editor – Readynest by MGIC

Is the current housing market just a little too hot for you to jump in right now? There are still steps you can take to get yourself mortgage-ready and be prepared to buy a house when the time is right. keep reading

The Path to Homeownership

June is National Homeownership Month, where we celebrate the important role homeownership plays in neighborhoods and communities across the country.

Owning a home has long been the American dream, and even in this competitive market, homebuyers shouldn’t be discouraged. Whether you’re hoping to buy now or planning ahead, these steps will help clear the path to homeownership. keep reading

Is down payment assistance for everyone?

Homeownership programs are available nationwide, and the average down payment assistance benefit is currently between $10,000 and $12,000. These programs can help homebuyers get into a house sooner than they may think and give them a valuable cash cushion for other expenses, like the home inspection and possible repairs.

But what does it take to qualify for down payment assistance? keep reading