Nurses can own a home

Nurses- Yes! You Can Own a Home – Here’s How

Are you a Registered Nurse (RN) in California, Massachusetts, Hawaii, Oregon, or Alaska?  If so, you are probably making between $86,000 and $102,000 per year. However, the majority of you are reading this and thinking, “What the what?! I need a raise!”

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VA Home Loan Requirements

VA (veteran) home loans can make the difference on whether your family can afford to buy a home or refinance. They are several cost savings that the average non-veteran homeowner does not get.  

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Home Loans for Teachers

Home Loans for Teachers – How to Get one AND Save Money

At Homes for Heroes, we recognize the immense dedication teachers have not only for the students that sit in their classrooms, walk through the hallways of the schools, and play on the playground each day. We staff our nation’s schools with some of the best and the brightest teachers in the world. Read more

Am I ready to Buy a House

Am I ready to Buy a House? 5 Signs That Point to Yes

Buying a home is one of the most significant and influential decisions you’ll ever have to make. Being a homeowner is an achievement of which to be proud. However, just because you can buy a home, doesn’t mean you’re necessarily ready to. There are several things you should look at in your lifestyle and personal feelings before making such a decision. If you’re considering home ownership and you’re not sure if you’re ready yet, here are five signs that point to yes.

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Buying a Home in 2018 - What to Expect

Buying a Home in 2018 – What to Expect

Buying a home is one of the critical aspects of the American dream. It’s something we all strive for and is often on the wishlist of every adult at some point in their lives. The real estate market has improved significantly in the last several years. What once might have seemed like something out of your reach, now is possible with help from Homes for Heroes as we save you money on your home purchase.

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Bad Credit Mortgage Loans with Guaranteed Approval Really a Good Idea

Are Those “Bad Credit Mortgage Loans with Guaranteed Approval” Really a Good Idea?

Purchasing a home is challenging enough as it is. But when your credit score isn’t the best, it can seem nearly impossible. Sometimes it feels as if the only lending choice is one of those “bad credit mortgage loans, guaranteed approval!” programs. But before signing on the dotted line, you may want to reconsider your options. These lenders guarantee approval for a reason, and it isn’t just out of the kindness of their hearts. They take on any loan that they can because they charge much higher interest rates! While you may think that you’re doing yourself a favor, you may wind up getting married to a loan for a long time to come. And the worst thing about it is that most of your payments aren’t even touching the principle.

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Why We Love Working with First Time Home Buyers

Why We Love Working with First Time Home Buyers

Purchasing your first home is an intimidating process. Unfortunately, not everyone is willing to work with first time home buyers.

Some lenders prefer experienced borrowers, while others knock you over with details and legal jargon. It’s enough to send anyone out of the room in a panic!

Homes for Heroes loves assisting the first time homeowners to find the best house for their exact needs and budget. We believe giving back to everyday heroes begins with finding a place to call your own.

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If You’re a First Time Homebuyer- Here are Some Tips

Congratulations if you have made the big decision to purchase your first home! You might receive a lot of advice along your home buying journey from family, friends, and strangers. Here are a few great tips to follow from the real estate professionals at Homes for Heroes to help you become a homeowner. Read more

save money buying a home

The Costs of Buying a Home and How to Save Money on Them

Purchasing a home can be a costly experience in more ways than you may expect it to be. Between down payments, long-term interest fees, and sneaky hidden fees, the costs associated with purchasing a home can quickly add up. Some fees connected to your home purchase are unavoidable, while others you may be able to have waived if you know the right questions to ask.

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8 Things to Think About When Buying New Construction

Are you thinking of buying a brand new house? If your dream home includes new construction, a Homes for Heroes real estate specialist will connect you with a Homes for Heroes affiliated real estate agent with expertise in new development. As you start your home search, here are eight things to think about when buying new construction.

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