How Home Improvement Loans Work

June 18, 2019

Looking to make some home improvements? Here is what you need to know about securing a home equity loan from Peoples Bank of Texas.

Tips for Buying and Selling Your Home at the Same Time | Peoples Bank

May 15, 2019

Your house is on the market and you’re in the process of buying a new one. This scenario can be stressful and scary, especially if you’re not getting any offers on your current home. With the help of a realtor and a lot of coordination and planning, buying and selling your home at the same … Continued

2018 Parade of Homes Preview: Lubbock’s Best | Peoples Bank

May 15, 2018

If you’re looking for a new home or inspiration for your next renovation, look no further than the 2018 Parade of Homes, presented by the West Texas Home Builders Association. Now in its 63rd year, the Parade of Homes offers up close and personal tours of beautiful new homes across Lubbock’s best neighborhoods. The 2018 Parade of … Continued

5 Things First-Time Home Buyers Need to Know | Peoples Bank

May 8, 2018

Are you thinking about settling down and buying your first home? Congratulations! And, you’ve come to the right place. The process can be overwhelming for first-time home buyers, but we’re here to help you get organized. If you’re just getting started, here are five things every first-time home buyer needs to know. Start Saving for … Continued

4 Reasons To Refinance A Mortgage | Peoples Bank

December 19, 2017

What does it mean to refinance a mortgage? It’s actually more simple (and less scary) than you might think. A refinance, or refi as the financial experts say, is replacing your current mortgage with a new mortgage. If the conditions are right, refinancing can help you save money and/or reduce your debt quicker. Today, we … Continued

4 Reasons to Go to a Local Bank for Your Mortgage | Peoples Bank

November 21, 2017

When you set out to purchase a new home, you’ll find many options for financing from big banks to online mortgage companies. What many people don’t realize is that local, community banks have a lot to offer home buyers. Here are four reasons to work with a local bank on your mortgage. Personal Touch At … Continued

7 Ways to Save Even More for Your Down Payment | Peoples Bank

October 24, 2017

Thinking about a down payment can put a damper on your quest to live the American Dream and purchase your first home. The average down payment for a home is around 20% of the total cost. To some, that seems like quite a bit of money to have in one place (hopefully your bank account), at one … Continued

The Home You Love at a Home Loan Rate You Love | Peoples Bank HLC

July 17, 2017

Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or thinking about building a new home, finding the home loan that’s right for you is vital. Indeed, it’s probably the biggest loan you’ll have and represents one of the largest financial commitments you can make. We understand that mortgage lending can sometimes be confusing and even a bit … Continued

5 Ways Newly Constructed Homes Could Save You Money

July 5, 2017

The thought of purchasing a newly constructed home can be intimidating from a financial point-of-view. While it might fit your concept of a dream home, you could be worried that it will cost too much. But the truth is, there are ways to save you money when buying a new home, especially if you follow … Continued

Myths vs. Facts: How to Sell Your Home Quicker | Peoples Bank HLC

May 23, 2017

When you decide you want to sell your home, you may realize that there is a lot of misconception associated with the process. No one who is serious about selling their home in West Texas – or anywhere, for that matter – wants it to sit on the market for an extended period. We’re breaking … Continued