Reverse mortgages: What you need to know

Our goal here at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, referred to as “Credible” below, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although…

Should you co-sign your adult children’s mortgage?

Placeholder while article actions load Rising home prices and higher mortgage rates are reducing affordability for many first-time home buyers. Rather than give up their dream of buying a home,…

Reverse Mortgage Rules by State

In addition to Federal laws regulating reverse mortgage loans, 24 states plus the District of Columbia have their own regulations in the form of laws that govern how these loans…

How Long Does It Take to Close on a House? | Real Estate

You found your dream house and the seller accepted your offer. Before moving in, there’s a long list of steps that must be completed before you close on the house…

Does a Home Equity Loan Create a Lien Against Your Title?

A home is usually a valuable asset, and its prices tend to rise over time. Once you’ve built up a decent amount of home equity, your ownership stake can be used…

A well-written option agreement protects both parties

All Things Real Estate: Tim Jones Q: I’m getting married this summer. Both my fiancé and I are in college so we don’t have a lot of money to buy…