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A Quick and Easy Guide to Home Mortgages

If you're interested in buying your first home, your next home, or improving or refinancing your current home, First Republic Bank would like to help.

This guide was created to answer some of the questions you may have about securing a mortgage. If you have additional questions, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Homeownership is an attractive investment that allows you to build up equity over time. You can also tap the equity in your home in the future with a home equity loan or line of credit to finance a business, pay for education, improve your home or achieve other financial objectives.

Let's start with the basics...