Prioritizing New House Projects: Where to Start?
Read our guide to learn which home remodel projects make the most sense to do first after buying a new home - and why.August 25, 2021
Aging in Place: Home Improvements for Seniors
In this article, we’ll discuss why seniors wish to age in place, provide several renovation suggestions for safe senior living, and discuss how RenoFi can help finance your home remodeling projects.July 26, 2021
How to Finance Renovations: For First Time Homebuyers
In this guide, we’ll discuss renovating as a first time homebuyer. Which renovations can you do in your first five years in your home? Which ones should you take on? Read on to learn more about all of your options.July 12, 2021
What is RenoFi’s Contractor Due Diligence?
Learn more about this portion of the RenoFi Loan preparation process, including what you have to submit, what we analyze, and why we do it.March 29, 2021
How To Finance An Addition To Your Home
A complete guide to help you understand the different ways you can finance your home addition and the pros and cons of each.March 22, 2021
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.February 3, 2021
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.February 1, 2021
The Rooms Most Likely to Go Over Budget During a Renovation
Are you planning a renovation project but are worried about going over budget? We asked expert builders and contractors to share their experience on the rooms most likely to face spiraling costs and WHY, so you can make sure it won’t happen to you.November 4, 2020
How Do Lenders Set Rates for RenoFi Loans?
Here’s a little background on the different factors that will dictate your rate for a RenoFi Loan. There are four main components that lenders will use to determine your rate.June 12, 2020
The 6 Dumbest Things Homeowners Do When Paying for a Renovation
You’ll have a lot of decisions to make during your home renovation—how to pay for it is probably the biggest. That’s because making an investment in a home you love right now shouldn’t end up costing you for years to come. But too often homeowners make really bad choices when it comes to financing their project, and that’s exactly what happens.June 11, 2020