The Garage May Be a Big Selling Point

The Garage May Be a Big Selling Point More buyers are house-hunting with garages in mind. Twenty-four percent of homes built in 2015 came with space for three or more cars in the garage – the highest share since the Census Bureau started tracking large garages in 1992. In fact, home builders are now constructing… [Read More]

Should I Get a FHA Loan or Conventional Mortgage?

Should I Get a FHA Loan or Conventional Mortgage? For a conventional loan, you’ll need a credit score over 680 and a 5% down payment. Conventional loans also are stricter on employment history, requiring two years in the same field, as well as a payment-to-income ratio max of 45%. The FHA program makes sense when… [Read More]