How to Take Advantage of Your Home’s Equity

Property values have increased 13.2 percent in the last year, according to a report by Zillow earlier this year, with similar growth expected to continue into 2022. Increased property values coupled with interest rates still near ...

RefiNow With Colonial

Colonial is excited to offer Fannie Mae’s RefiNow™. RefiNow is an affordable refinancing option aimed at making it easier and less expensive for qualifying homeowners to reduce their monthly housing costs by taking advantage ...

Upgrading Your Backyard With Help From Colonial

If you are wanting to upgrade your backyard, you might be a bit hesitant about where to begin. Trust me, you aren’t alone. There is nothing worse than beginning a home project only to realize you don’t have the time or the ...

Rates are Rising. Is it Time to Refinance?

You’ve probably heard it on the news or through Social Media, “Interest Rates are Rising.” While it’s no reason to panic, rising interest rates do have an impact on homeowners and potential homeowners. Throughout the last ...

Refinancing A Loan

Refinancing a loan involves replacing an existing loan by paying off the debt with a new one. Ideally, the new loan has better terms or features to make the process worthwhile. This can help save you money in the long term or ...

What to Know About VA Loans

Trying to navigate the world of finances is intimidating under the best of circumstances, but securing a home loan can be particularly complex. However, if you’re an active member of the United States military or a veteran, ...

It’s Time For Your Financial Check-Up

It’s a new year, and with that comes a new outlook into the future. Many people look at the New Year as an opportunity to make improvements in their life. Whether it be a new workout regimen, spending more time with friends ...

VA Home Loans With Colonial

Each year on November 11, we celebrate the millions of men and women who proudly served our nation’s armed forces. It’s a day that means so much to our country as a whole and also holds a very special place in our hearts here ...

What is Private Mortgage Insurance?

One of the biggest hurdles potential homebuyers face is saving enough for the down payment and closing costs associated with buying a home. One misconception out there is the thought that you need at least 20 percent down to purchase ...

Refinance to Fund Your Home Renovation

Over the past several months, most Americans have been spending more time at home than ever before. While being at home may be a challenge for some, it’s also opened a number of homeowner’s eyes to how they can improve their ...