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Summit Credit Union Red SHOES
Don't put your (future) dream home at risk
Red Shoes, Mortgages, Homes
Thinking about swapping your current house for a different one? Then it’s important to know just how much money you can actually borrow — especially if your hunt is happening in a hot market. Follow these four steps if you're considering a new mortgage.
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First-time Homebuyers Step-by-Step Guide
Your Home is Out There
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At first glance, the path to home ownership can seem pretty daunting. But with Summit's help, you can follow our step-by-step guide to buy your first home with ease and confidence. From preapproval to moving day, we've got the resources you need for each stage of the homebuying process — including mortgage loan officers to guide you along the way. Together, we'll help you stop daydreaming about your new house and start celebrating your new home.
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home and heart
HOMEBUYING: MUST-KNOW TIPS AND MUST-HAVE TOOLS
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As you get ready to buy a home, you’re faced with so many exciting possibilities. But with those possibilities come a lot of “what ifs.” That’s what we’re here for! From mortgage loan officers who are ready to answer all your questions to informative homebuying events and a handy app, we’ve got the resources you need every step of the way. Together, we’ll make sure you get the right home for you.
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Free Webinar
Ready to Be a Homeowner?
Webinar, Homes, Budget
Ready to Be a Homeowner? What you need to know first. Is home ownership right for you? This session will cover everything from how to weigh the pros and cons of home ownership to how much house you can really afford, down payment options and available loan programs.
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Is now the right time to buy or upgrade your home?
Red Shoes, Homes
Ah, March. The days are longer, the temps are getting warmer and “For Sale” signs are popping up in neighborhoods around town. If you’ve been thinking about buying your first home or making the switch to a new one, it might seem like you have to do it this spring, especially given all the recent headlines that suggest interest rates will go up in 2017. But is now the right time?
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winter proof your home
WINTER-PROOF YOUR HOME: HEAT UP YOUR WINTER AND COOL DOWN YOUR COSTS
Homes, Worth Saving For, Money Tips
As our wise state founders once said, you can never be too prepared for the winters of Wisconsin. Nah, we don’t think they actually said that, but it’s very true. To help keep the heat (and your wallet) going, we’ve compiled some ways to winter-proof your home on a budget both outside and in. Keep reading and stay warm!
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