Getting the Best Rate

10 mistakes to avoid after you’re pre-approved

You're ready to get serious about home shopping now. Beware these pitfalls that could trip you up on the way to homeownership.

How to get your credit mortgage-ready

Your credit score plays a key role in determining your mortgage eligibility. Plan ahead and you could raise your score considerably.

What goes into your credit score?

Lenders use credit scores to determine whether they'll work with you, and what interest rate you'll get.

What lenders consider when determining your interest rate

Understanding what lenders look for is the first step in improving your chances of getting a lower rate.