UCU's Main Branch has extended its hours to Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. & Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Our Ackerman (UCLA) Branch is now open Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 5 p.m. Our Studio City Branch remains closed until further notice.
You’re buying a new home! Your home search may have taken you from vibrant main streets to quiet cul-de-sacs and leafy country lanes. You may have looked at dozens of handsome ranches and stately Colonials, vintage Victorians and trendy townhouses. And finally, you’ve found that perfect place to call home. But don’t celebrate just yet because the search isn’t over. Now it’s time to figure out how to select a mortgage lender. Specifically, you need to know how to pick a mortgage lender that offers more than just an attractive interest rate so that buying a home is as easy and stress-free as possible.
You already know you need a home loan, but where should you look for the best mortgage lenders when the choices are seemingly endless? Here are some tips for savvy consumers interested in selecting a mortgage lender that understands you and your unique needs.
Knowing how to choose a mortgage lender can take a little work, but it’s definitely worth taking the time to investigate all the options. After all, you’re not just trying to get a good mortgage, you’re taking a necessary step toward making a life into your dream home.
If you’re interested in diving deeper into the mortgage options at University Credit Union, check out our low mortgage rates. Contact us to learn how a home loan with UCU can reward you with an extra 1.00% APY on your Checking Account balance up to $25,000.1
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