Financial Advice

Buy & Own a Home

TOPICS

Buy & Own a Home

Five Design Ideas For Central Texas Backyards

With around 230 sunny days a year, outdoor living is a way of life in Central Texas. That’s why Central Texas homeowners never dream small when it comes to our backyards.

Buy & Own a Home

Five Family Nights to Love in Your New Home

When you open the door to your new family home, you open the door to a new era of family memories. That means countless living room laughs, fun-filled birthday parties, and of course, unforgettable evenings with your favorite people. ​

Buy & Own a Home

Qualifying for Special Home Loans

Did you know there are special loan programs just for veterans and community heroes? These special loan programs can provide significant savings for qualified applicants.

Buy & Own a Home

Five Themes for the Spare Bedroom of Your Dreams

While that spare room offers a blank canvas for entertainment and rejuvenation, it’s also a ripe opportunity to roll in some extra dough.

Buy & Own a Home

Four Crucial Questions to Ask Before Buying a Home

Ask yourself these four crucial questions before you commit to buying a home.

Buy & Own a Home

Why First-Time Home Buyers Need an Agent

Hiring a real estate agent is a very wise decision for first-time home buyers. Consider these five reasons why.

Buy & Own a Home

Making Home Ownership a Reality

UFCU staff and referral partners worked together to help 2,993 Members buy or refinance a home in 2016. Learn why the Austin Business Journal has named UFCU Mortgage Services the largest mortgage lender in Austin for two consecutive years now.

Buy & Own a Home

Are You Ready for Home Ownership? Four Ways to Know

It’s not always obvious for first-time home buyers when the time is right to make that big purchase. If home ownership is something you’re working toward, here are four ways to know if you’re really ready.

Buy & Own a Home

Home Ownership — The American Dream Lives On

While the housing crisis did impact the desire to own a home, it did not have a long-term effect. The American dream of owning a home lives on.

Buy & Own a Home

Four Priorities for Finding Your First Home Faster

Ready to buy your first home? Consider these four search priorities to find your first home faster.