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VA Loan Compared to a Conventional Loan

What You’ll Learn:What are the differences between VA and conventional loans

Topic Discussed:Purchase, VA Loans, Conventional loans, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:10 MINS

Published: Dec 15, 2022

Discover what the difference between a VA loan and a conventional loan is. Answer the question of if a VA loan is better than a conventional loan?

How Is a Jumbo Loan Different than a Conforming Loan?

What You’ll Learn:Is a jumbo loan right for you

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Jumbo Loans, Conventional loans, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:4 MINS

Published: Dec 15, 2022

Jumbo loans make luxury homes a reality. Read on and find out what a jumbo loan is, what makes a mortgage jumbo, and what the benefits of a jumbo loan are.

What Is a Conforming Loan?

What You’ll Learn:How conforming loans work and if they're right for you

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Conventional loans, First Time Home Buyer, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:2 MINS

Published: Dec 15, 2022

A conforming loan is based on guidelines set by government sponsored entities. It is important to understand what a conforming loan is and its differences from other mortgage loans.

Different Types of Mortgage Refinances

What You’ll Learn:Determine What Are the Different Types of Mortgage Loans

Topic Discussed:Refinance, Conventional loans, Home Ownership

Expected Read Time:5 MINS

Published: Mar 11, 2022

Discover the best refinance options including refinancing from FHA to conventional, VA streamline refi's, refinancing home equity,1st & 2nd into one loan.

Do Sellers Prefer Conventional Loans?

What You’ll Learn:Why Some Sellers Prefer Conventional Financing

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Conventional loans, VA Loans, Closing on a Home

Expected Read Time:6 MINS

Published: Jan 07, 2022

Is there a difference between FHA vs. Conventional for seller? From days to close, credit scores, and appraisal guidelines see what sellers are considering.

Questions to Ask When Buying a Vacation Home

What You’ll Learn:Questions to Ask When Buying a Vacation Home

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Conventional loans, First Time Home Buyer, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:5 MINS

Published: Jun 11, 2021

Buying a vacation home is exciting, but there's a lot to consider from location, financing, down payment, and cap rate. Read on to see what questions to ask when buying a vacation home.

Top Four States to Buy Rental Property

What You’ll Learn:Top Four States to Buy Rental Property

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Conventional loans, First Time Home Buyer, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:5 MINS

Published: Jun 11, 2021

Investing in rental property can be rewarding. Read on to discover the top four states to purchase 1-to-4-unit rental properties and tips to help along the way.

FHA vs. Conventional Private Mortgage Insurance

What You’ll Learn:FHA vs. Conventional Private Mortgage Insurance

Topic Discussed:Purchase, FHA Loans, Conventional loans, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:3 MINS

Published: Jun 04, 2021

Understand private mortgage insurance (PMI) by answering these questions: How much is PMI? Do conventional and FHA loans have PMI? How can you get rid of PMI?

Conventional Loan Down Payment

What You’ll Learn:Conventional Loan Down Payment

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Conventional loans, First Time Home Buyer, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:4 MINS

Published: May 28, 2021

How much down payment do you need for a conventional loan? Get the answer to that and learn more about conventional loans.

What Is a Conventional Loan?

What You’ll Learn:What a conventional loan is and if it's right for you

Topic Discussed:Purchase, Conventional loans, First Time Home Buyer, Getting Started

Expected Read Time:2 MINS

Published: Nov 10, 2020

Find out what conventional loans are and how they differ from other loans like VA and FHA. Discover the benefits, credit requirements, and if a conventional mortgage is right for you.

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