We believe that people never stop learning – especially when it comes to buying, selling, refinancing, or maintaining your home. So, whether you’re a first-time homeowner or you’re encountering new mortgage or home-related questions, we’ve got the answers covered.

Welcome to Home School. Discover your new resource center containing a huge library of different guides and interactive landing pages about everything under your roof. The content is designed to be easily digested and entertaining, unlike the old days of long articles and dusty manuals. Here’s a small sample of what you can expect Home School to offer:

Where to Start When You’ve Been out of the Buyer’s Market for a While

If you haven’t bought or sold a home in the past decade, and maybe you need a bit of a refresher. We understand that the housing market and home loan process can be overwhelming and complex. In this guide, you’ll get a refresher on where to start when getting back into the buyer’s market ­– like what to look for in a home loan lender:

There’s lots of tips and tricks to the housing market. If you want to know more, you can read this and other guides about buying and selling your home here.


How a Cash-Out Refi Works

You’ve definitely heard the term cash-out refi before, but do you know how to make sure you’re getting the most out of the equity in your home? This step-by-step guide walks you through a cash-out refi from prep work to payoff:

Refinancing can be confusing and frustrating ­– but it doesn’t have be. Check out our easy how-to guides and landing pages here.


Are You Thinking About a Renovation?

There are several benefits to renovating part of your home. And, if done intelligently, you could get the upgrades you dream of while also increasing the value of your home. In this guide, we’ll take you inside a home that needs updating, map out approximately what you should expect out of a budget, and more!

Making sure you renovate the right way to maximize your return on investment (ROI) is key. Browse this and other guides about home improvement here.


Whether you end up living in several homes or the same one for decades, you’re going to learn a ton about homeownership, and we want to help you with tons of know-how and years of experience. We’re constantly refreshing our Home School Resource Center as part of a mission to better educate consumers on topics related to homes and home loans.

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