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Mortgage Fraud Primer

Mortgage Fraud Primer Did you know that Mortgage Fraud is one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States? And while many fraud schemes do not involve unknowing homeowners, understanding mortgage fraud will help protect you from the possibility of being...

Making One Extra Mortgage Payment Per Year

Why You Should Be Making One Extra Mortgage Payment Per Year You’ve worked hard, saved your money and bought your first home. You also learned how to manage a household budget and made all your monthly mortgage payments in full and on time. Now that you have the hang...

5 Can’t Miss Tips for Buying a New Home

Five Can’t Miss Tips for Buying a New Home Buying a new home is a big commitment. From finding the right neighborhood to deciding how many bedrooms are needed, there are many things one must consider. If you genuinely dream of being a homeowner, here are five can’t...

Finding the right home inspector

Finding the Right Home Inspector. Finding the right home inspector to thoroughly assess the home you are interested in purchasing is an important part of preventing problems for both the buyer and seller. A highly qualified home inspector will reveal problems you may...

Mortgage Banker or Realtor

Mortgage Banker or Realtor — who do you speak to first? A Mortgage Banker and a Realtor are the two most important people involved in the purchasing of your home. If you are unfamiliar with the home buying process, you may not know which of these two professionals to...

Veterans Affairs Mortgages

Veterans Affairs Mortgages (VA Loans) What are VA Loans? Veterans Affairs Mortgages are a great option for military veterans and active military lenders. Also known as VA loans, they are made by commercial mortgage lenders and are guaranteed by the Department of...

Lowering Debt to Income Ratio

Lowering Your Debt-to-Income Ratio Are you familiar with the term "debt-to-income ratio"? Along with your credit score, this is an important factor that mortgage lenders look at when assessing your qualifications. Simply put, your debt-to-income ratio (DTI) measures...

Considering A Mortgage Refinance

Important Questions when Considering a Mortgage Refinance. Are you thinking of a mortgage refinance? After all, it’s a great time to consider one given that rates are still at historic lows. But, did you know that where mortgage rates are today is not the only thing...

First Time Homebuyer Tips

First Time Home Buyer Tips Are you a first time home buyer? Whether you’re a recent college graduate or buying for the first time after working for many years, there are many things potential homeowners should contemplate before making a purchase. Making a mistake...

Avoiding a bidding war

How to Avoid a “Bidding War” With a tight housing supply in many desirable areas, “bidding wars” have become commonplace. Put simply, a “bidding war” is when two or more prospective homebuyers attempt to outbid each other for the purchase of a particular home. For...

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