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Advantages of a Credit Union Mortgage

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:9 mins

Published: October 15,2021

Discover the advantages of Credit Union home loans from low credit union mortgage rates and fees to personalized service, and more products. Read on.

Should I Buy a House Now or Wait?

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:9 mins

Published: September 24,2021

The best time to buy a house isn't the same for everyone, it depends if it's a buyer's or seller's market. Read on to see when is the best time for you.

The 7 Steps to Home Ownership

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:20 mins

Published: September 22,2021

Download this informative eBook to discover everything you need to know about buying a home — from prequalification to approval and closing.

Home Prices Rising Too Fast?

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, First Time Home Buyer, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:14 mins

Published: September 10,2021

With low housing inventory, home prices are skyrocketing. Find out why and what you can do to find an affordable home in the areas you'd like to live in.

How to Negotiate in a Hot Market

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:

Expected Read Time:7 mins

Published: September 03,2021

Buying in a seller's market? Real estate negotiation skills are key. Plus, you need to know how to negotiate a counteroffer and win. Read on for our top tips.

Buying in a Gated Community

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:PenFed Top 10, PenFed Top 10, Purchase, Homebuying 101, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:17 mins

Published: August 13,2021

There are 10 things to consider if you're going to buy in a gated community - from rules, amenities, fees, and community. Read on for more.

5 Most Walkable Cities in the U.S. That Are Still Affordable

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Purchase, Homebuying 101, First Time Homebuyer, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:6 mins

Published: July 30,2021

Dreaming of living in a walkable neighborhood with shopping, dining, and affordable homes? Read on to discover our top 5 picks most walkable cities in the U.S.

Pros and Cons of Buying a New Build Home

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Purchase, Homebuying 101, First Time Homebuyer, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:6 mins

Published: July 30,2021

If you're considering buying a new vs. used home, there are many things to consider including costs, property taxes, upgrades, and maintenance.

Top 10 Mistakes to Avoid When Applying for a Mortgage

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:PenFed Top 10, PenFed Top 10, Homebuying 101, First Time Homebuyer, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:4 mins

Published: July 16,2021

Applying for a mortgage can be tricky. There are pitfalls to avoid so you don't get turned down. Find out what they are so you have a better chance of approval.

Homebuying Trends — 55+ Communities

What You’ll Learn:

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Purchase, Homebuying 101, Conventional loans, Finding a Home

Expected Read Time:4 mins

Published: July 09,2021

If you're retiring soon or are already retired, check out the new homebuying trends for active adult communities all over the U.S.

Mortgage with Confidence

CALL TODAY AT 1-866-386-7254 OR
Start Online

Apply before becoming a member.

After your application, we’ll help you:

1. Discover you’re eligible to become a PenFed member

2. Open a Savings/Share Account and deposit at least $5

PenFed HELOC

LOW RATES · FLEXIBLE CLOSING TERMS
Start Online

Apply before becoming a member.

After your application, we’ll help you:

1. Discover you’re eligible to become a PenFed member

2. Open a Savings/Share Account and deposit at least $5

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