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How To Improve Your Credit Score To Qualify For A Mortgage

Your credit score is a key factor in determining your mortgage interest rate. Find out how to improve your score to help qualify for a mortgage and get the best rates.
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Home Buying: The 20% Down Myth

If you’re saving for a home of your own, you might think you need to save up until you have 20% of your dream home’s total value. But there are some other options.
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All You Need To Know About Home Loans

Find out what you need to know about the types of available mortgages and the application process.
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12 Tricks To Sell Your Home Quickly

Before putting your home on the market, here are some tips that may help your home sell faster.
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8 Ways to Spot a Home Repair Scam

The weather isn’t the only thing you need to watch out for during monsoon season – after a major storm, homeowners need to be cautious of roofing and other home repair scams.  

Home repair scams are more common than you may think – and not just in Arizona during monsoon season. In 2017 consumers reported nearly 350 home improvement scams to the Better Business Bureau (BBB), costing homeowners more than $600,000 in losses.

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The Smart Home - Cost Effective Ways to Have a Connected Home

A smart home may sound like sci-fi, but these products make managing your home easier.
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Mistakes First-time Home Buyers Make

Before you start looking for your first home, take a look at these common mistakes first-time homebuyers make.
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Renting vs. Buying: The Pros & Cons

Have you considered the pros and cons of owning your own home when compared to renting? Check out some pluses and minuses of both options
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Hottest ZIP Codes in the Valley of the Sun

With more people moving to Maricopa County than any other county in the U.S. in 2017, here’s a look at some of the hottest ZIP codes in the Valley …

What’s Hot
According to real estate website Zillow, the median home value in Metro Phoenix is $249,300 as of February 2018. That’s a 7.6 percent increase over the prior 12 months. According to Zillow, here are the Valley cities that saw the greatest home value appreciation in 2017:


Paying for Costly Home Repairs and Remodels

Ready to create your dream kitchen, or is your roof in need of repair? Explore your options for funding your project.