September 17, 2023

How a conventional mortgage works and how to qualify

Conventional loans are a popular type of loan for home buyers, offered by private lenders and requiring a down payment of 3-5% and decent credit. These loans come in two main varieties - conforming loans with a maximum loan amount set by the government, and non-conforming loans with no limit. Borrowers should consider their individual situations to determine which type of loan is right for...

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