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How do I compare refinance rates to find the best option?

When finding the best refinance rates in Washington State, start by understanding current market conditions and the average rates for the product you want.

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5 tips for planning your monthly budget for homeownership

Use a loan payment calculator to assist you in estimating your potential monthly home loan payment and determine if you can truly afford the house you want.

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First-time homebuyer? Are you ready to buy a house?

Are you a first-time homebuyer in WA? This is a big step, but with a little bit of research, you can figure out whether buying is the right choice for you.

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How does a cash-out refinance work?

How does a cash-out refinance work? It turns home equity into cash by replacing your original home mortgage with a new, larger mortgage. That extra goes to you.

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6 facts about a cash-out refinance home loan

A cash-out refinance replaces an original home loan with a new loan for a larger amount, and borrowers are able to pocket the difference.

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Where to start when buying a home

Wondering where to start when buying a home? Begin with a budget and saving up, shop around for good rates and then be sure to find the right lender.

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5 home improvements to make in 2022

This year, why not make some great home improvements? Maybe improve your roof or add a new deck or patio. Learn how to refinance a house for home improvements.

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Can I use a cash-out refinance loan to buy a second home?

Can you tap into your home’s equity for cash-out refinance loans in Washington? Simply put, yes. You can replace your home loan with a new, larger loan.

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6 strategies for lowering your monthly mortgage payment

Check out these 6 ideas for lowering your monthly mortgage payment. You could find yourself saving several hundred dollars each month, depending on which of these works f...