Posts tagged home loan
Constant Contact: How Much Is Too Much With Your Mortgage?

Mortgages are a world of unknowns to the general population – For most people, you aren’t typically applying for a mortgage every day. Even a seasoned real estate investor can get tripped up every now and then as guidelines change and mortgage companies update their processes. So how much contact is too much contact? How often should you be talking with your loan officer during the mortgage process? What should you expect for response times?

Knowing where you stand in an unfamiliar process can provide immense comfort! Keep reading to learn more about the major milestones & contact points of the mortgage process.

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How Your Home's Equity Can Work For You

Equity is one of those words that’s frequently thrown around, everyone nods along in agreement, then we walk away slightly confused. It’s a little ambiguous – you can’t define it just based on context. And it’s not something that’s often covered in school. But it’s actually hugely important! And equity helps to explain why people lost their homes during the Financial Crisis. What is equity? How do you get it? And why do you care? Keep reading to learn more!

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Is Zillow Accurate?

I think we can all agree Zillow is a ton of fun and a super useful tool to find houses on. It can also inspire the interior designer within all of us that seems to come alive as we delve into the dated homes ready for a little TLC. But what about their Zestimate? Where does that come in to play?

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5 Easy Steps to Make Buying a Home Less Stressful

There are so many moving parts to buying a home. From negotiating the sales contract to scheduling inspections to making sure you’re able to obtain mortgage commitment on time. While this all may seem insurmountable at first, a little bit of planning and preparation can go a long way! Read more to learn how you can save time (and reduce stress) when starting your home search.

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