how to finance renovations when buying a home

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  1. – Renovation Loans allow you to finance both the purchase price of the home and the cost of renovations all in one loan. Financing your renovations into your mortgage means you don’t have to come up with all the cash needed for every repair and remodel cost involved in transforming your home.

    The 5 Best Ways to Pay for Your Home Remodel Project – Home Improvement Program (or "HIP") loans from your county are not exactly free renovation loans, but they do come close. Counties and other municipalities will subsidize some or all of the interest on your remodeling loan in order to help preserve local housing stock.

    Fixer Upper: 4 Ways to Pay for a Home Remodel – If you own a home in need of some renovations or if you are thinking about purchasing a fixer upper, here are four ways to pay for a home remodel that may work for you.