Mortgage Education

Mortgage resources

Buying or refinancing a home is confusing. Escrow, conforming loan amounts, impounds—what does it all mean? Our Mortgage Consultants are here to answer all your questions, or browse this page for educational articles, calculators, online learning modules, and more!

Home Buying Seminars

Attend one of our free Home Buying Seminars in Palo Alto, CA to learn from an expert Realtor and Loan Officer.

First-Time Home Buyer's Guide

Be prepared when buying your first home with our Free First-Time Home Buyer’s Guide. Learn about the home-buying process, including:

Millennial Home Buying Guide
  • Steps you should take before starting your home search
  • Selecting the right real estate agent
  • Choosing the right neighborhood

Don’t forget, you’ve got our Home Loan Team on your side, and their #1 goal is to get you in the home of your dreams!

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Online learning modules

Access short interactive learning modules on topics like Mortgages, Considering Home Ownership, Credit Scores and Reports. Use our interactive tools for Monthly Budgeting and Calculating a Mortgage Refinance.

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Free personalized Total Cost Analysis

Get a free personalized Total Cost Analysis to compare different products, payment amounts and other options.