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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.

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|

A Taste of the Holidays 2015: Recipes From Navy Federal

Gathering around the dinner table with friends and family is a cherished tradition. It's our favorite part of the holiday season. It’s where memories are made, traditions are formed and great recipes are enjoyed. Navy [...]

By | December 18th, 2015|Home Front|

When It Comes To Mortgage, Military Members Have Options

One of the biggest benefits of having served in the military is a mortgage called a VA loan. VA loans are unique in that they offer 100 percent financing. For veterans who have used their VA eligibility, there [...]

By | November 17th, 2015|Home Front|

8 Thoughtful Father’s Day Gifts For Procrastinators

With Father’s Day coming up we’ve compiled some of our favorite thoughtful gifts for Dad that are great for procrastinators and look like you’ve been planning for weeks!  Here are some ideas just in case [...]

By | June 16th, 2015|Home Front|

Improve Your Home’s Value While Spring Cleaning

Spring has sprung, and with it comes the opportunity to recover from winter’s wrath. While you’re doing your spring cleaning, consider some simple home improvements to add overall value—and fun—to your home. But not all [...]

By | March 27th, 2015|Home Front|

A Taste of the Holidays 2014: Recipes From Navy Federal Branches

The holiday season is a time for friends, family, and spending time with the ones you love. Often, memories are created around a dinner table, with recipes that are family traditions. Since 1933, Navy Federal Credit [...]

By | December 12th, 2014|Home Front|

Going for Sold: 5 Things You Should Know About Interest Rates

Interest Rates fluctuate daily based on changes in key economic factors. Lenders diligently watch economic activity related to the mortgage market to set their interest rates. Interest rates are currently at historic lows, so, you’re [...]

By | June 19th, 2014|Home Front|

Going for Sold: Pre-Approved vs Pre-Qualified, What’s the Difference? [Infographic]

Planning for your first home is exciting and you've started in the right direction by solidifying your budget.  The next step is usually to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for a mortgage. You may have heard [...]

By | June 18th, 2014|Home Front|