Online Mortgage Resources
Here are some external links that may help you in your understanding of the mortgage loan process. These links are provided for information purposes only.
- U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development – Buying a Home
- U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development website provides extensive information about buying a home including affordability, borrower’s rights, tips and tricks for shopping for a loan, and details about different home buying programs including FHA loan programs and other special programs.
- Homebuyer Education by Freddie Mac
- Freddie Mac is a publicly held corporation chartered by Congress to increase the supply of funds that mortgage lenders, such as commercial banks, mortgage bankers, savings institutions and credit unions, can make available to homebuyers and multifamily investors. This Freddie Mac site offers a step-by-step tutorial on the home buying decision process and the mortgage application process.
- Fannie Mae – Home Buying Process
- Fannie Mae is a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) chartered by Congress with a mission to provide liquidity, stability and affordability to the U.S. housing and mortgage markets. Home Buying Process guide on their website offers valuable information about buying a home. This website also provides important information for home owners.
- United States Postal Service Official Movers Guide
- What happens after you complete the purchase process? This U.S. Postal Service site provides all kinds of tools and tips to help make the moving process easier.
- Federal Reserve Board Consumer Information
- Links to web sites where you can find out more about mortgage loans.
- Mortgage Bankers Association of America Consumer Information
- The Mortgage Bankers Association of America is the preeminent association representing the real estate finance industry. Their consumer information site contains several tools and guides to aid in purchasing or refinancing a home.