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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.

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|

Going for Sold: Full Picture of Budgeting for Homeownership [Animated Infographic]

So you've taken the first steps in deciding you want to become a homeowner. Congratulations!      Navy Federal is here to help; we want to make sure that you're armed with all the information you need [...]

By | June 17th, 2014|Home Front|

Home Equity is Making a Comeback This Spring: 3 Things To Know Before Taking out That Loan

Springtime brings the promise of renewal—not only for flowers and trees, but also for the housing market. Rejuvenation looks to be under way, with fewer foreclosures and increasing property values. As a current homeowner, that [...]

By | April 8th, 2014|Home Front|

A Taste of the Holidays!

Navy Federal is more than a place to save money. As a credit union for service members, we're a close-knit family and there's nothing we like to do more than eat! We'd like to share [...]

By | December 20th, 2013|Home Front|