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Your home is often your biggest investment. Whether you’re buying, selling, or refinancing, it’s important to have all the information you need to make the most practical and informed decisions. As part of our ongoing commitment to providing real-world education, we’re pleased to offer these resources to help you better understand today’s changing real estate market and create a stronger financial future for you and your family. Get more information with our helpful resources:

   Ever wonder how you can use the equity in your home to improve the equity in your home? Here's what you need to know to make your money work for you!
 

 
   Buying a home is a big decision, and can be a daunting process. How do you find the perfect house? Pick the right realtor? Secure a mortgage? BCU’s easy-to-use Home Resource Center can help you at every step of the process – and can even save you money on your closing costs and realtor commissions! Just one more way that we’ve got your back.
 
   With home prices still significantly lower than their 2006 peak and mortgage rates at an all-time low, now might be the time to buy. But, with buying a home, comes mostly likely having to get a mortgage. Listen in as a mortgage expert shares insights into some of the secrets of the mortgage industry that can help you get the best deal possible on your loan.
 
   Are you looking to buy a home? This video will provide you with an in-depth introduction to mortgages and the mortgage process.
 

Articles and interactive tools:
How to Calculate the Cost of Home Ownership
Is it Better to Rent or To Buy?
Mortgage Term Glossary
Ready to Look for a Home Checklist
Homebuyer Do's And Don'ts
How to Negotiate the Best Home Purchase Deal
Questions to Ask About Property Taxes Before You Buy
INFOGRAPHIC: A Sneak Peak at the 2013 Housing Market
Home Buying
Mortgage Refinancing

Take advantage of these calculators to help guide you in making the right financial decisions: