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How to Know if You Qualify for a Home Mortgage Loan

How to Know if You Qualify for a Home Mortgage Loan

Despite the housing recovery, it isn’t getting much easier   You watched as home prices plunged, along with interest rates. You’ve continued to watch as home prices have risen, along with interest rates. Is now the time to finally buy a home, before prices and rates rise too much? Maybe, but first you have to […]

5 Things You Should Know About Buying New and Pre-Construction Homes

5 Things You Should Know About Buying New and Pre-Construction Homes

by Shannon O’Brien on April 29, 2012 That new car smell can’t hold a candle to the smell of a brand new house. Nobody’s nasty cooking odors, no doggy or baby smells and no third hand smoke odors. Instead, you’re surrounded by the smell of new carpet and fresh paint. A new house is pristine, […]

Deciphering Mortgage Loan Types

Deciphering Mortgage Loan Types

Home loans got your head spinning? You’re not alone. We all need a clear explanation of mortgage types before we take the plunge into the home buying market. Get help understanding types of mortgages here before you go shopping for your own home loan. We’ve compiled a solid list of resources to consider when understanding […]

How to Find the Right Fixer-Upper House

How to Find the Right Fixer-Upper House

  Sometimes when I watch HGTV and people complain that a house’s closets are too small or the kitchen doesn’t have granite, I just think how they would have hated my house. No one ever says, “Harvest-gold sink and counters? Sweet! Yellow is my favorite color.” or “This bathroom carpet is going to feel so […]

How To Get Commercial Real Estate Loans: Loans for Business

How To Get Commercial Real Estate Loans: Loans for Business

Use These Tips to Qualify for a Commercial Property Loan By Ashtyn Evans   When it comes to buying commercial real estate, financing is one of the most important parts of the process. Whether you’re interested in buying property to rent out or to use for your own business, it’s necessary to acquire financing unless […]

What is a Residential Mortgage Credit Report?

What is a Residential Mortgage Credit Report?

What is a Residential Mortgage Credit Report? Just when you think you’ve got this whole credit thing down, some new credit-related phrase creeps into the industry’s vocabulary. Let me introduce you to the world of mortgage credit reporting, which is very different than just “regular credit reporting.” There’s an entire world of intermediary credit reporting […]

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