Here's a great place to learn about getting a mortgage loan to buy a house. This website, "Know Before You Owe", was developed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau; it has great step by step advice and includes all the newly enacted changes to the Truth in Lending Act and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act.  It includes topics like

  • Checking credit scores
  • Calculating Affordability
  • Loan application packets
  • Loan options
  • How to get pre-qualified
  • Comparing loan offers

Click here for the website.