Links for Homeowners


  • Buying vs. Renting
    See how the cost of buying a home compares to renting. The page also includes links to tools and resources for home buyers.
  • Home Buying Coach [EN ESPAÑOL]
    Work through the home buying process step-by-step and print useful home buying checklists.
  • First-Time Home Buyer Kit
    Request your free kit, which includes a home shopping checklist along with information on preapproval, low-down payment options, closing costs, and more.
  • The Mortgage Professor
    Learn more about buying a home with information from Professor of Finance Emeritus at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
  • The Road to Homeownership
    Prepare for homeownership with information on the home search, home loans, and more.
  • Zillow
    Find the estimated value of homes, discuss buying and selling homes with others, and get a list of questions to ask when choosing a real estate agent.

Real Estate Associations

Home Builders Associations

Real Estate

  • Traders Realty
    Look for homes in the Peoria area, learn more about local schools, and find links to area websites.

Assessments, Zoning, & Taxes


For more information, visit the Home Loan FAQs, email CEFCU, call 1.800.542.3328, ext. 33424, or visit a Member Center. In addition, be sure to ask about homeowner's insurance available through CEFCU Financial Services®, Inc.