Home Mortgage Tips

You Ask, We Answer: What is a “Reverse Mortgage”?
By November 5, 2014 Read More →

You Ask, We Answer: What is a “Reverse Mortgage”?

In today’s blog post we’ll explore reverse mortgage loans, explaining how they work and whether or not you’re qualified to receive one.

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Have You Had Trouble Getting a Mortgage? Three Tips for Sprucing Up Your Credit Before Reapplying
By November 4, 2014 Read More →

Have You Had Trouble Getting a Mortgage? Three Tips for Sprucing Up Your Credit Before Reapplying

In this post we’ll share three quick tips for sprucing up your personal credit before reapplying for a mortgage. With a bit of luck and hard work you can be on your way to purchasing that new dream home.

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Buying a Home? 4 Steps You Can Take to Ensure You Start out with a Low Monthly Mortgage Payment
By October 28, 2014 Read More →

Buying a Home? 4 Steps You Can Take to Ensure You Start out with a Low Monthly Mortgage Payment

Are you thinking about buying a new house or condo? If so, you’ve likely given some thought to your mortgage and as to how you can pay as little as possible in order to own your new home.

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Did You Know: Five Factors That Lenders Won’t Even Consider When Assessing You For a Mortgage
By October 23, 2014 Read More →

Did You Know: Five Factors That Lenders Won’t Even Consider When Assessing You For a Mortgage

In today’s blog post we’ll look at five factors that a lender or mortgage underwriter won’t consider when assessing your suitability for a mortgage loan.

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First-time Home Buyer? Don’t Miss These Tips to Ensure Your Mortgage Application is Approved
By October 21, 2014 Read More →

First-time Home Buyer? Don’t Miss These Tips to Ensure Your Mortgage Application is Approved

If you’re going to be taking out a mortgage to help pay for the up-front costs of your home, you’ll want to get a head start on the approval process. With that in mind, here are four handy tips to ensure that your mortgage application is approved on your first try.

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Refinance Now or Wait? How to Determine the Best Time to Refinance Your Mortgage
By October 15, 2014 Read More →

Refinance Now or Wait? How to Determine the Best Time to Refinance Your Mortgage

Let’s take a quick look at a few questions that you can ask yourself in order to determine whether you should refinance now or wait until sometime in the future.

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Self Employed and Seeking a Mortgage? How to Ensure That Your Lender Knows You’re Able to Pay
By October 9, 2014 Read More →

Self Employed and Seeking a Mortgage? How to Ensure That Your Lender Knows You’re Able to Pay

In today’s blog post we’ll share how you can provide paperwork and other evidence to show your mortgage lender that you’re a quality applicant who has the ability to make their payments.

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Shopping Around: How to Compare Mortgages from Different Lenders or Underwriters
By October 7, 2014 Read More →

Shopping Around: How to Compare Mortgages from Different Lenders or Underwriters

In this post we’ll share how you can compare mortgages from different lenders or underwriters so that you can get the best possible deal on your mortgage loan.

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Setting Your Budget: How to Analyze Your Finances to Determine How Much Mortgage You Can Afford
By October 2, 2014 Read More →

Setting Your Budget: How to Analyze Your Finances to Determine How Much Mortgage You Can Afford

In today’s post we’ll take a look at a few ways that you can analyze your financial situation to help decide how much mortgage you can truly afford.

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Turned Down for a Mortgage? What to Do if You are Declined – and How to Get Second Opinion
By September 23, 2014 Read More →

Turned Down for a Mortgage? What to Do if You are Declined – and How to Get Second Opinion

If you have been declined for a mortgage, you may think that home ownership is out of reach. However, there are ways to turn a rejection into an approval and to find a more accessible loan. Here are just a few steps you can take to learn about your loan options and get the mortgage that works for you.

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