Make empowered homeownership decisions
CAFCU offers free financial information and tools to make smart decisions about buying, selling, and refinancing real estate, including the following resources:
- How to buy house in a sellers' market: At CAFCU, our real estate team is committed to guiding members through whatever real estate challenges they encounter. In this blog post, CAFCU’s real estate lending manager answers common questions about the real estate market.
- Pathways to Homeownership: This free online education program offers six modules designed to help first-time homebuyers understand the process and obligations of becoming a homeowner. Pathways to Homeownership meets the National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling.
- Saving for Homeownership: Saving for a home takes commitment, research, and sometimes sacrifice. This fact sheet covers the basic costs of buying a home.
- Three Steps to Finding the Perfect Realtor: When you're ready to buy a home, a real
estate professional can help you sort through all the important details. Here are three proven ways to find the right broker for your needs.
Your mortgage questions, answered
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Ready to experience the credit union difference with your mortgage?
Our low-rate credit union mortgages are designed to suit your needs, whether you’re in the market for a starter home or hunting for a dream house. Visit our mortgages page to learn more about our suite of mortgage products and read answers to frequently asked questions about our mortgage rates, application process, and everything else you need to know when you're ready to buy a home.