Home Ready

Buying a Home? Get Ready for the Fees You Will See

No one likes unexpected or “hidden” costs when it comes to homeownership.

April 13, 2016 |

Buying A ‘Healthy’ Home For Their First Child

The Atkinsons needed an affordable new home they could renovate. The HomePath® Ready Buyer™ program helped them find it.

July 1, 2015 |

Ready or Not, It’s Time: Walk-Through and Paperwork Delays

It's almost time for Keosha Burns to close on her first condo.

November 16, 2015 |

Home Flipping Is on the Rise

Home flipping was on the rise in 2015, which leaves experts asking whether this is good or bad news for the market.

May 18, 2016 |

Homes That Can Be Had for Under $100,000

Forget spending $500,000. There are many homes across the country that can be bought for $100,000 (and sometimes less).

May 4, 2015 |

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Applying for a Home Loan

Think you’re ready to buy a home? Use this quick three-question checklist to find out.

May 18, 2015 |

Are Millennials Shunning Homeownership?

'Shark Tank' star Kevin O’Leary says Millennials don’t want to own homes. Here’s why he may be wrong.

January 20, 2016 |

When Giving the Home a Lived-In Feel is Work

Hard time selling a vacant home? Hire a home stager to give that lived-in feel.

September 25, 2014 |

Taylor Morrison sees value in offering buyer education – with no strings attached

The mortgage arm of national builder Taylor Morrison created a different kind of program to educate buyers about mortgages.

January 9, 2017 |

Early adopter calls HomeReady a boon to community reinvestment

TD Bank has embraced Fannie Mae’s affordable lending product, calling it a boon to community lending efforts.

March 13, 2017 |

5 Tips for Pet Lovers Who Also Love Their Homes

You may love your pets, but potential buyers won't love the mess they make. Here are some tips to limit the damage.

December 26, 2014 |