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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...

Make Dream Home Yours

5 ways to make your dream home truly yours. Congratulations! You’ve finally found your dream home. Moving day is over, you’ve unpacked quite a bit, and you finally have the chance to sit back, relax and admire your new home. But something just doesn’t seem right; you...

Five key players in the home inspection process.

Five key players in the home inspection process. A home inspection is one of the most important steps in the home buying process, and first time homeowners don’t necessarily know what to expect. Below we’ll outline the key players in the process and how they fit into...

Choosing a new home

Three Little Known Questions You Must Ask Before Choosing a New Home. Choosing a new home for you and your family is a big decision. While this is certainly an exciting time in your life, it’s important that you take a deep breath, step back and ask a few important...

Lynx Mortgage Bank

Lynx Mortgage Bank was founded by a small group of mortgage and financial professionals on Long Island, seeking to offer customers a simple “no surprises” approach to the mortgage process. They offer a full range of products, from mortgages to home equity lines of credit.

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