Tag Archives: First-Time Home Buyers

Home Owners Insurance

In the United States, most home buyers borrow money in the form of a mortgage loan, and mortgage lenders always requires that the buyer purchase homeowner’s insurance as a condition of the loan, in order to protect the bank if the home were to be destroyed Home insurance, also commonly called hazard insurance, or homeowner’s […]

Using a FHA Mortgage to Buy a Home

In recent years FHA loans have taken on renewed importance for today’s mortgage borrowers. Simply stated, an FHA loan is a mortgage insured by the Federal Housing Administration, a government agency within the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Borrowers with FHA loans pay for mortgage insurance, which protects the lender from a loss if […]