In a statement released Monday, ""TD Bank"":http://www.tdbank.com/ announced the creation of a step-by-step kit for homebuyers that it dubs the ""First Time Homebuyer Kit"":https://esecure.tdbank.com/net/firsttimehomebuyers/default.aspx, a program that it hopes will guide first-time homebuyers through the steps required to make homeownership a reality.[IMAGE]
""With interest rates remaining favorable and home values stabilizing, this combination offers a great opportunity for home ownership [sic],"" Michael Copley, EVP for retal lending at ""TD Bank"":https://esecure.tdbank.com/net/firsttimehomebuyers/default.aspx, said in a statement. ""However, consumers, especially first-time homebuying customers, need to make sure they are well informed [sic] and educated on the homebuying process.[COLUMN_BREAK]
""With research they will find that ""TD Bank"":https://esecure.tdbank.com/net/firsttimehomebuyers/default.aspx offers great low rates, no hidden fees and the guarantee of ""TD Bank's"":https://esecure.tdbank.com/net/firsttimehomebuyers/default.aspx legendary service. Since TD Bank also does not sell its mortgage loans, we foster strong relationships with our customers and they don't have to worry about unexpected surprises,"" he added.
According to the statement, the bank also plans to launch live weekly so-called Twitterviews, question and answer periods on the popular social media outlet. Copley will make himself available for live Twitter feeds, accessible by users at #mortgagemondays and @TDBank_US, in order to assist customers explore the homeownership process.
The statement held that the ""Homebuyer's Kit"":https://esecure.tdbank.com/net/firsttimehomebuyers/default.aspx will help consumers budget and plan for affordable homes, weigh the benefits and consequences of homeownership, consider their homes in lieu of lifestyle choices, and narrow their search with help from features like improvements, move-in needs, and others.
According to its Web site, ""TD Bank"":http://www.tdbank.com/ is one of the nation's 10 largest banks, and supplies some 7.4 million clients and customers with an array of retail, small business, and commercial banking products and services.