Finance

5 Tips for Optimizing Your Appraisal Experience from Guaranteed Rate

Finance | 5 Tips for Optimizing Your Appraisal Experience

When it comes to buying or refinancing a home, we at Guaranteed Rate believe that it’s your loan, it’s your home and you should not be left in the dark about any part of the process. And that includes a crucial part of the loan process: the appraisal. Your appraisal report is an integral part […]

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Finance | Should You Refinance Your Home?

So, you’re thinking about refinancing your mortgage. While there could be many reasons why you’re considering a refinance (such as lowering your monthly payments, consolidating debt or changing your mortgage terms), they really all boil down to one thing – saving money. But how can you be sure that choosing to refinance now is the […]

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5 Steps For Qualifying: Your First Mortgage by Guaranteed Rate

Finance | 5 Steps For Qualifying for Your First Mortgage

When you’re buying your first home, trying to decide who you can trust for your mortgage and how to get the best loan option for you can certainly be intimidating. But now it doesn’t need to be – we’ve mapped out the first five steps you need to take when applying for your first mortgage. […]

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Finance | 10 Simple Ways to Save Money

It’s always nice to have a little extra cash. No matter how much you’re hustling or how many jobs you’re working, life has a way of hitting us with surprises, and it’s smart to have some financial cushion to get you through the tougher times. Well, this week I’m challenging you to try out one […]

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