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How Home Appraisals Work for Home Renovation Loans
"As Completed" Appraisals are conducted for renovation home equity loans and other construction loans. This appraisal process uses the hypothetical condition that the proposed improvements are completed as of the current date of the appraisal.Feb 3, 2021 • Renovation Planning
How to Choose the Right Contractor for Your Home Renovation
Why does finding the right contractor always feel like the hardest part of a home renovation? You have a lot of questions, so we’ve got some answers for you. Here are all the steps to take when hiring a general contractor for your home renovation.Feb 1, 2021 • Renovation Planning
Why You Shouldn’t Rely On FHA 203k, Fannie Mae HomeStyle or Construction Loans for Buying & Renovating A Fixer Upper
Discover the reasons why you shouldn’t rely on an FHA 203k, Fannie Mae HomeStyle or a construction loan to buy and renovate a fixer upper and learn about the alternatives.Jan 13, 2021 • Financial Advice
Backyard Improvement Loans: How to Finance your Home Deck, Pool, Patio and Landscaping
From a patio, to a home deck, to a new pool or just some general backyard improvement, learn how to best fund your outdoor project.Jan 10, 2021 • Financial Advice
4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Use An Unsecured Home Improvement Loan To Finance Your Renovation Project
Learn why most homeowners shouldn’t use an unsecured home improvement loan to finance a renovation project and what your alternative options are.Jan 8, 2021 • Financial Advice
Fannie Mae Homestyle Renovation Loans: What They Are & How They Work
A comprehensive guide to help you figure out whether a Fannie Mae HomeStyle renovation loan is the best way to finance your renovation and a look at the alternative options.Jan 7, 2021 • Financial Advice
FHA 203k Loans vs Fannie Mae HomeStyle Loans: Which Is Better For Renovating?
Discover the differences between FHA 203k Loans and Fannie Mae HomeStyle Loans and how they both work for financing renovations.Dec 21, 2020 • Financial Advice
FHA 203k Loans: What They Are & How They Work
Learn what FHA 203k loans are, who qualifies and how they work, as well as seeing how the alternatives stack up.Dec 18, 2020 • Financial Advice
Should You Use A Home Equity Loan or Line of Credit (HELOC) To Pay For A Renovation?
In this guide, we take a deep-dive into the limitations of using a home equity loan or HELOC to pay for a renovation and look at the alternatives.Dec 9, 2020 • Financial Advice
3 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Use a Construction Loan for Your Renovation
There’s a better financing option for your home improvements.Nov 30, 2020 • Financial Advice