Increase the value of your home with a cash-out refinance

If you’re like most homeowners in America, then there’s one thing you absolutely want to happen: your home to increase in value. A home is your biggest investment.


How to use the equity in your home to buy a vacation home

Are you interested in purchasing a vacation home but not sure how to do it? Well, the money you’ve already put into your current home might do the trick.


Will refinancing hurt my credit score?

You’ve decided it’s time for a home loan refinance. Great! Who doesn’t want a better interest rate? As with any loan application, though, you may be wondering whether a h...


Get smart about home loans: 10 vocabulary words you should know

Buying a home is an exciting venture, but if this is your first time—or even if it isn’t—it can come with a steep learning curve.


What is a mortgage escrow?

You found the perfect home and are ready to buy. Congratulations! During the process, you’ll hear the term “mortgage escrow.” But what does this mean?


Install central air conditioning and have the best summer ever

There are so many home improvements that can benefit homeowners, but few are more useful than installing central air conditioning.


5 benefits of owning your home

Owning your own home is a quintessential part of the American Dream. But as home prices rise, you might ask yourself—is homeownership really worth it?


Should I buy new construction or an existing home?

The debate of new construction vs. an existing home is one that many people face, and the final decision will differ depending on your personal preferences.


What loan services are included in Solarity Credit Union online mortgage services?

At Solarity Credit Union, we make the home loan process fast, easy and straightforward so you can have fun shopping for the perfect home and then focus on your upcoming m...