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2020 Financial Markets Update

Blog|Mortgage

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Better Understanding the Appraisal Process

February 28, 2022

These days, more than ever, appraisals can make or break a transaction, or lead to frustration for the parties involved, […]

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What’s New in the New Year?

January 6, 2022

Every year, throughout the year, the lending industry sees various changes in policies, guidelines, norms, and loan limits. In 2022, […]

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Using Jumbo Mortgages to Create Investment Opportunities

October 21, 2021

Record low-interest rates and healthy activity in the housing market have created opportunities for those seeking a first or additional […]

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Fixed Rate vs. Adjustable Rate Mortgages

September 9, 2021

Whether you’re buying your first property or your fifth, a mortgage is a significant financial responsibility. Fortunately, it’s not particularly […]

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15- vs. 30-Year Mortgages: What You Need to Know

August 11, 2021

When you buy a new house, you’ll have an enormous array of mortgage options to choose from. Your down payment, […]

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Rental Income Properties: The Time To Buy May Be Coming

July 20, 2021

The real estate market is in a state of flux at the moment, thanks to a variety of factors and […]

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Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Second Home?

June 3, 2021

Looking at purchasing another house? If you’ve browsed real estate listings recently, you’ll know that the market is as hot […]

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Should You Help Your Kids or Grandkids Buy Their First Home?

July 3, 2017

Parents and grandparents often look for ways to provide more financial support to their families. While helping with education costs […]