Mortgage & Home Equity

Whether you’re purchasing a home or want to tap into your home’s equity, having someone you trust by your side makes a difference. The Summit’s experts will be there to help you through the whole process, from choosing the best option all the way to closing.

  • Mortgages

    Mortgages

    Check today’s rates, then apply online in as little as 20 minutes.

  • Home Equity

    Home Equity

    At The Summit, we are committed to delivering a “no surprise” and “no hidden cost” experience to our members. And you can count on clear, accurate and upfront communication throughout the home equity process.


Destination Summit: Owning Your First Home

If you’re a first-time homebuyer or just need a refresher on the ins-and-outs of home purchasing, this is the place for you. We’ll break down every part of the process, provide helpful tips, and connect you with information to help your home dreams come true. 

Square Footage vs. Useable Square Footage: A Helpful Guide

There are times when the listed square footage of a home does not necessarily equal the same amount of usable space as another home with the same amount of space listed. When looking at houses, you may see and feel that a home that is listed with less square footage than another can actually seem […]

How to Decide Between a Move-In-Ready or Fixer Upper Home

In every real estate market, there are move-in-ready homes for those who want to get right to enjoying their new space and aren’t looking to do major renovations and fixer-uppers for those who want to take on a big project and customize the home to their own taste. There are pros and cons of each […]

I LOVE this House—but I HATE the Color!

Buying your first home comes with a mix of emotions, the strongest of which is often the emotion felt when you see the color of the exterior and the paint colors inside of the home.  Paint choices can be controversial—the shutters may not match the siding, the previous owners may have had a passion for […]