Tips for Competing in a Hot Market

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It may sometimes feel like your dream home is out of reach in a highly competitive market, but it doesn’t have to be. It's not easy, but I’ve put together some tips to help you put your best foot forward!

Mortgage Shopping Tips

How do you know you're getting the best deal? Are all lenders the same? Here are a few shopping tips I share with my customers

Pre-Approval Process

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Getting pre-approved for a mortgage is a simple three-step process.

Top Ten Mortgage Myths

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When it comes to getting a mortgage loan, there's a lot of information out there available at your fingertips. Unfortunately, not all of it is correct. But never fear! Let's break down ten of the most common myths about mortgage lending and get straight down to the facts.

Explaining Interest Rates and Points

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Banks and mortgage companies don't have one interest rate we can offer every day. We have a range of interest rates available at different prices. The lower the interest rate, the greater the cost.

Should You Wait to Refinance or Buy a Home?

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Will interest rates get lower? Should you wait to refinance or buy a home? I think the risks of waiting far outweigh the benefits of capitalizing on the current market.

What's happening with interest rates?

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Despite numerous ups and downs, mortgage interest rates have largely decreased in 2019. And I expect to continue seeing low mortgage interest rates through at least the second quarter of 2020

The Mortgage Loan Process

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So, you’re thinking about purchasing a home. That’s awesome! This is a very exciting time, and you may be wondering how to initiate the process. Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. This handy step-by-step guide will help lead the way.

Love Your Loan Officer!

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Your loan officer should bend over backwards to make sure your home buying process is simple and painless. But they can’t do it alone! Here are some helpful tips to make the process as smooth and stress-free as possible for you and your loan officer.