YOUR FIRST HOME LOAN: 7 TIPS FOR SUCCESS
SHOULD I APPLY FOR A MORTGAGE WITH BAD CREDIT?
PRE-QUALIFIED VS. PRE-APPROVED: WHAT’S THE KEY?
MORTGAGES FOR MILLENNIALS- YOUNG BUYERS FINALLY SAYING YOLO!
MORTGAGE TYPES: WHICH IS BEST FOR YOU?
MILLENNIALS ON THE HOME-OWNERSHIP PATH
Depending upon which definition you accept, so-called “millennials” are those born from around 1980 to the early 2000’s. Essentially, they’re the group sandwiched between Generation X and Generation Z. Why is this important at all? One of the reasons is this group will very soon have a major impact on our economy, even more so than the Baby Boomers .....POSTED ON October 17, 2017
HOW TO BUY A HOME (WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM YOUR TAX REFUND)
According to recent statistics, millennials receive an average federal income tax refund of just over $3,000 and an additional amount from state income tax refunds. And while those who do file income tax returns and expect an income tax refund, it’s often with no shortage of anticipation waiting for the tax refund to hit their bank account. For mos .....POSTED ON October 17, 2017
HOW CAN REFINANCING YOUR VA LOAN SAVE YOU MONEY?
When wondering if it’s a good idea to refinance your existing VA loan, by running the numbers with your loan officer, the math typically points the way. If the numbers work out they’ll say so and it’s an easy process from there. There are two ways to save money when refinancing your VA loan, both in the short and long term.If interest rates have fa .....POSTED ON October 17, 2017
DO LOW MORTGAGE RATES MAKE THIS A GOOD TIME TO BUY?
If you want to increase your buying power and keep your payments lower than they would be otherwise, then yes. But there are more variables at play in addition to lower rates. Here are some things to consider when thinking about buying a home and financing it with a mortgage.Don’t buy just because of an interest rate. When rates drift lower and you .....POSTED ON October 17, 2017
Adjustable Rate Mortgage vs Fixed Rate Mortgage: Should You Make the Switch?
Okay, so now you’re looking at your mortgage statement and the adjustable rate mortgage that goes along with it. You’ve been thinking for some time now that it’s probably a good idea to switch out from an adjustable rate mortgage or a hybrid and move into the stability of a fixed rate loan. But the interest rate on your mortgage is still very attra .....POSTED ON October 17, 2017