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News and advice on how to make homeownership work for you.

News and advice on how to make homeownership work for you.

7 Ways to Ensure a Smooth Home Closing

Summer is just around the corner! Which means warmer weather, family vacations and peak homebuying season. Navy Federal Corporate Economist Alan MacEachin predicts 1.75 million homes will be sold this year between June and August. [...]

By | May 31st, 2017|Home Front|

Eyes on the Prize: Saving for Your First Down Payment

Picture this: sharing the big news that you just bought your first home! Whether you’re buying solo, starting a family or need a little extra room, here are a few ways to make sure you’re [...]

By | April 27th, 2017|Home Front|

How You Can Refinance Your VA Loan

What is a VA IRRRL? One of the biggest benefits of serving in the military is the VA loan. If you have an existing VA loan and want to refinance your mortgage – you’re in [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|Home Front|

Navy Federal Expert Shares Tips on Home Equity Loans

‎Navy Federal’s own Johnna Camarillo, assistant vice president of equity processing and closing, is featured as an expert in an article on MoneyGeek.com. The article discusses what equity is and how you can use it [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Home Front|

A Taste of the Holidays 2016: Recipes from Your Navy Federal Family

The holiday season is a time for friends, family and spending time with the ones you love. Often, memories and family traditions are created and shared in the kitchen. Since 1933, Navy Federal Credit Union has [...]

By | December 15th, 2016|Home Front|

A Closer Look at Relocating in Retirement

It's National Save for Retirement Week! Established by Congress in 2006, this week is all about retirement savings. Whether retirement is around the corner or in your distant future, we're sure you’d like to see [...]

By | October 17th, 2016|Home Front|

Last Minute Financial Tips for PCS

It’s that time of year – Permanent Change of Station (PCS) season. You’ve received your orders. What’s your next move? Moves are expected to continue this summer through August. If you haven’t moved yet, it’s [...]

By | August 10th, 2016|Home Front|

Going for Sold: 3 Things to Look For When Choosing a Realtor

So you’re buying a new home and have your price range figured out. Now’s the fun part, your home search! You have your needs and desires all figured out but you’ll need an extra hand [...]

By | July 21st, 2016|Home Front|

Is 2016 Your Year to Buy a Home?

Maybe you’ve outgrown your current home. Or perhaps you’re ready to take the leap from renting and purchase space of your own. Whether you’re a renter or current homeowner, buying a home is a large [...]

By | June 3rd, 2016|Home Front|

Home Equity is Making a Comeback This Spring

3 Things to Know Before Taking Out That Loan Spring brings the promise of a fresh start—not only for nature as it comes back to life in full bloom, but also for the housing market. [...]

By | May 17th, 2016|Home Front|