Education Center

Education Center

What you first need to know

From home mortgages and refinancing to reverse mortgage and renovation loans, we know it’s important for you to find the answers to all your questions. See what you can afford, learn the language of home financing—clearly understand the mortgage process before you go through it. The resources you find here will help you do just that.

Mortgage Calculators

Quickly figure your monthly mortgage payment, compare mortgage terms and more.


Mortgage Terminology

Learn the talk of the industry from an assumable mortgage to a wraparound mortgage and everything in between.



How-to-prepare, what you can expect, dos and don’ts and a lot of other great reads that increase your understanding and build your confidence in the mortgage lending process.


Frequently Asked Questions

Whether you're buying your first home or looking to know more for your next home purchase, you've probably got a lot of questions. We've answered many of the common questions here.


Education Center

Frequently Asked Questions

Buying a home is one of life’s biggest moments. You’ll have a lot of questions.
Check our FAQs for answers to the most common.

Are you ready to move forward?

Talk to a Certainty Loan Officer or start the prequalification process.