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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.

Fix or Buy? Upgrade Your New Home Awareness This Spring

Baseball season has returned, the school year is winding down, and for many, now is the time to consider upgrading to a new home. Whether you’re in the military and about to PCS, or you’re [...]

By | April 20th, 2018|Home Front|

Looking for a New Home? Lock in Your Rate

An improving economy has many financial experts predicting that interest rates will continue to rise. That means it could cost you more to take out any kind of loan, including mortgages. If you think you [...]

By | March 13th, 2018|Home Front|

3 Tips to Help You Buy Your First Home

If 2018 is your year to buy a new home, but you’re not sure how to get started, don’t worry. The path to homeownership can actually be enjoyable and rewarding. Here are a few tips [...]

By | February 9th, 2018|Home Front|

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|