A Guide to the Construction Loan Process


Purchasing a new home can be stressful and confusing, especially when financing your home with a mortgage loan. The mortgage that most homebuyers have the most questions about is a construction loan to build a new home. Below are some tips that will guide you through the construction loan process at First Metro Bank to make this as easy as possible for you to build the home of your dreams.

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Mortgage Terms & Definitions


The home-buying and building process can be an overwhelming so knowing the jargon and terminology will give you a leg up. We?ve compiled a list of terms that you?ll hear throughout your entire journey to home ownership.

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Tips for First-Time Home Buyers


Buying a house for the first time is a big step! Before you jump into the process, knowing what to expect is important. Here are a few tips from our mortgage team as you start your journey to homeownership.

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5 Reasons to Sign-Up for Web Statements


Tired of bank statements cluttering your kitchen counter? If you receive paper statements in the mail, your stack of mail is probably starting to pile up. Web statements are a safe, secure, and easy way to view your bank statements.

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Back-to-School Shopping


Back-to-school season is just around the corner. According to a recent study by the National Retail Federation, families will spend an average of $864 per household this year?which adds up to $37 billion in the United States alone. These expenses can add up quickly, from clothes to school supplies to electronics. Don?t let back-to-school shopping break the bank this year!

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