Owning a home has benefits.

Once you own your home, you may be able to use its value to free up money to make improvements, if needed. It may also help you at tax time.

More help for your journey

Ways to potentially pay down your mortgage faster

Making extra payments on your mortgage may help you reduce the amount of interest you pay over time.

Homeownership and taxes: What you need to know

Your new status as a homeowner could impact your taxes in multiple ways.

Preparing for life’s “what ifs” as a homeowner

As you consider taking on the responsibility of having a mortgage, know that you have options available if you ever find yourself having trouble making your mortgage payments

4 reasons to consider refinancing your mortgage

Refinancing can help you reduce the interest you pay or cut the time it will take to pay off your loan — or both. Here’s what to know.

What happens if my mortgage is sold?

Your mortgage’s servicing rights may be bought and sold by different companies; however, this may have minimal impact on you. Here’s what you need to know.

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