The AmeriFirst Home Buyer Learning Center
New FICO model could raise scores, but it may not help home buyers anytime soon This recent news is making waves in the financial world. But is it affecting the average home buyer? Will it make a difference to hopeful home buyers in the real world?Read More
Do you know how much of a down payment you need for a first home? Are you wondering "how much down payment for first home?" yourself? Let's take a look at the answer.Read More
According to the Humane Society, pet ownership in the US has increased threefold. A survey conducted in 2012 found that 62% of households in America had at least one pet. Many of these pet owners must have gone to extremes to give their pets the best that they could afford.Read More
If a housing market is not as good as last year, but still improved ... is that good news? What if home prices are on the rise even if home sales aren't up as high as the experts would like to see? We take a look at one housing market and how its year-over-year growth looks, as well as the month-to-month growth.Read More
You’re on the hunt for a short sale. This is probably one of the most exciting things you’ve ever done. It’s also one of the more nerve-wrecking things you’ve gone through. Buying a home this way presents a lot of challenges - both for you and your lender. Here’s how to make it through the ordeal and snatch up the house of your dreams.
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"It's not you, it's me." This statement doesn't make a break-up any easier. It also doesn't make a "no" any easier to handle. That's essentially what happens when a lender turns down your mortgage application when the house doesn't pass inspection. It's not you fault the previous owner didn't take care of the home. You're not the one who left the home empty for a year.Read More