5 ways to save for a down payment on a home

5 ways to save for a down payment on a home

A down payment is what many homeowners consider to be a big barrier to home ownership. Generally, a down payment for a home loan ranges from 3 percent to 20 percent* depending on various factors. So, where does one in the Seattle/Renton/Tacoma areas start? Saving!...
A home loan program fit for someone who is self-employed

A home loan program fit for someone who is self-employed

The modern workplace is changing. More people are self-employed and working from home these days. This entrepreneurial spirit should be celebrated as it is what the American dream is all about. Home ownership is also a part of the American dream, and if you work for...
The key steps to the home-buying process

The key steps to the home-buying process

If you are ready to purchase your first home in the Seattle/Renton/Tacoma area, it may be exciting, but it could also lead to a little bit of apprehension. The process can seem pretty daunting – we get it! It is important to know where to start and the steps you will...