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May 24, 2008
Save Your Down Payment and Learn About The Mortgage Application & Closing Process
Today I'm really excited to have two new articles all about the home loan application and closing process, continuing
our series started last week. The first article discusses
all the details of your first home loan application process
and the second article discusses in depth
information about your first mortgage closing documents.
The home loan application and closing process can be a little tricky, but don't worry! You have picked the perfect
time to learn all the details, while you are saving up your down payment. In addition to cutting costs,
making more money, and saving money frugally, the down payment savings process is also all about educating yourself about
mortgages and homeownership. I'm really excited about the details of these articles and the value they add to Save For House.
I truly hope they help you out and please feel free to contact us with questions and suggestions!
May 18, 2008
Learn About The Home Loan and Home Buying Process While Saving Up Your Down Payment
This site is all about frugal tips on how to save money for your first mortgage down payment. Saving up a large down
payment of 20 percent or more is most likely going to be the largest savings goal of your life! Thanks to guest author
Doreen, we have additionally recently expanded to offer
information about home loans and the 1st time home buying process. While saving up your down payment, it's the
absolute perfect time to learn all about the home buying and mortgage process so you are well informed and ready to act
once you are done saving. In this spirit, we have two new exciting articles today that start off a series about the home
the math behind first time home ownership and
all about closing costs.
Knowledge is power. Combine your frugal money saving determination with a wealth of information about 1st time home
ownership and you will be perfectly prepared to own your first home, achieve the American Dream, and achieve financial
May 12, 2008
Save For House Money Saving Interview
Hi everyone! I'm a bit late, but wanted to make sure to post a link to an
interview I did with How I Save Money.net.
Overall, How I Save Money.net is one of my personal favorite frugal money
saving blogs. How I Save Money.net always contains compelling content on how to save money and I especially like how the
author is very open about her personal finances, tracking her progress right on the blog. I highly recommend you check
them out for great money saving tips that will help you in your quest to save up your first house down payment.
In the interview, we discuss all sorts of interesting stuff including how Save For House got started, my own favorite
blogs, what keeps me motivated, and a lot more. Want to learn more about your Save For House webmaster and author? You
may want to check out my about us page!
May 11, 2008
Save For Your Home Down Payment The Frugal Way
Hello everyone! I'm excited today to have two new money saving articles all about saving money the frugal way.
Living a frugal lifestyle is essential to saving up for your 1st house down payment. While this way of
life may require more dedication and work, just think of the huge benefits when you own your own home. Today's
first article is about
buying everyday items in bulk.
I personally shop in bulk quite frequently for essentials like paper towels. This is a great way to save money
because the unit price is lower and also avoid trips to the store resulting in gas savings. The second article today
saving money with coupons and discounts.
There are many coupons and discounts available to us that we often overlook or forget about. Time spent in frugally
clipping coupons can result in some serious money savings. Thanks for visiting my site and I hope you find these
articles helpful in your quest to save money!
May 4, 2008
Things To Do While Saving Up Your Mortgage Down Payment
Saving up your home loan down payment is not just about saving money. It's also the best time to educate
yourself all about mortgage loans, real estate agents, and the home buying process. As you may have noticed, this
site has evolved over time. While we used to focus primarily on money saving tips (which still is the main focus
of the site), we have added more and more information about the home buying process. I'm really excited today to
have two new articles all about things to do while saving for your first house. The first article discusses
whether you should buy a house, condo, or townhouse.
This concept is something I am personally struggling with. I live in the San Francisco Bay Area so the prices are
high. My first house will either be a condo or townhouse and I'm trying to determine which makes more sense for
me. Today's second article discusses things to consider when
deciding where to buy your first house while saving your down payment.
There are many great communities around me but I have narrowed it down to two or three selections. To close out,
I wanted to thank all of you for your continued support of Save For House. I'm really happy with the direction the
site is taking and the wealth of free information we have to offer. I truly thank you for visiting my site and
wish you the absolute best in your quest to save money and own your own house. If there is anything you would
like to see on this site, don't hesitate to contact me. I am here to make the site useful and beneficial for you!
May 3, 2008
It's Never Too Early To Start Saving Money Towards Your House Down Payment
Let's start off May with two great articles all about saving for your first house! The first article explains
why it's never too early to start saving up your down payment.
This article really embodies my personal approach. Saving money and owning a house is all about the long term.
Plant the seeds today and you will be growing long term financial success. Even though I'm personally a few
years away from owning my first house, it is something I think about each and every day. I know when the time
does arrive, I will be prepared because I am saving and learning all about home ownership today. Along these lines,
I am very conscious of my purchases on credit cards and keeping credit card debt to a minimum. Today's second article
is all about
saving for your down payment by paying off your credit card debt.
With extraordinary interest rates, this is one of the easiest levers to improve your financial situation and advance
down the road towards home ownership.