Are you planning to buy a home this year? As shown in the chart below, the rate of home buying dropped during the Great Recession but has picked up pace in the last few years.
buying a house
If you are contemplating buying a house, one of the biggest decisions you will face is deciding on this question: Should you use a mortgage broker or deal directly with banks when looking for loans?
There is no one right answer, but here are some things to consider.