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Chirs Barry and Open Door Housing

Chirs Barry and Open Door Housing

This week’s "Creating Experiences that Matter" shoutout goes to Chris Barry from our Hillsboro, OR, branch for his dedication and personal donations in support of the homeless through Open Door Housing Works. Open Door is a HUD Certified Housing Counseling Agency...

What is PMI?

What is PMI?

If you are considering buying a home using a conventional mortgage with a low-down payment, you may have heard about the need for private mortgage insurance (PMI). Here’s what you need to know about PMI, when you need it, how to pay for it, and when you can avoid...