Jen Chaney at First Federal navigated me through the mortgage loan process in a knowledgeable and effective manner that enabled me to close in 30 days. I was so thankful that she communicated calmly and answered all questions in timely manner, and made the process less hectic for me. Closing in 30 days? I thought it was not possible. Thanks for being on my home purchase team, Jen.
In June of 2020, we closed on a new home with First Federal Bank....
Building a new home and securing financing during normal times is scary and overwhelming. However, doing so during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic is another whole level of overwhelming. I'm not so sure we would have been successful in purchasing our home, had we not had Yvette on our team! In these days and times, encountering someone with her level of work ethic and professionalism is not easy to find.
-Roger and Jessie Sumner
Financing your dream home
Tips to consider when financing your home.
The Right Company
Finding a bank who meets all your criteria for a loan can be a challenge. To ensure they are up to your standards, ask for referrals and talk to the loan officer about options.
Set a Budget
Use our calculators to set your budget and determine a comfortable monthly payment. It's important to account for the mortgage payment, which could include property taxes and insurance, plus occasional house expenses such as repairs.