Alert!
alert:

UFCU will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day. Read More

Financial Advice

Buy & Own a Home

TOPICS

Buy & Own a Home

Buy or Rent? 10 Questions to Help You Decide

Are you trying to decide between renting and buying? Consider these 10 personal and financial questions before you decide.

Buy & Own a Home

Five Tips for Today’s Home Buyers

Are you getting ready to buy a home? If you’re planning on buying a home, whether or not it’s your first, here are five helpful tips for today’s home buyer.

Buy & Own a Home

Three Reasons Owning Is Better than Renting

Trying to decide between renting or buying a home? Consider these three reasons why owning a home is better than renting.

Buy & Own a Home

Find the Right Mortgage Company — It’s Worth the Effort

Advice from UFCU’s #1 Mortgage Loan Officer, David Medrano.

Buy & Own a Home

10 Tools for First-Time Home Buyers

Do you have a list of projects you want to tackle in your new home? Here are the basic tools you’ll need to get the job done.

Buy & Own a Home

What Will Happen to Mortgage Rates in 2017?

Many people are wondering if mortgage rates will rise in 2017 and if they should buy a home sooner rather than later. Read more and decide for yourself.

12 Benefits of Owning a Home

Don’t Assume You Can’t Afford to Buy

Owning your own home might feel like a “someday” dream, but what if the smartest time to buy is today?

12 Benefits of Owning a Home

Some Things in Life are Free

Instead of paying rent every month, you can put down roots and enjoy the future payoff.

12 Benefits of Owning a Home

Outsmart Rent Increases for Good

Renting is a commitment to paying more and more in housing costs each year, as inflation and growth drive rents higher.

12 Benefits of Owning a Home

Get Homegrown Wisdom Before Buying Your First Home

You know those moments—the ones when you realize that your parents were right? Make them work in your favor when you’re considering buying your first home.