Your Plain English Guide To Real Estate Terms

Important Terms You’ll Hear Your Real Estate Agent Use
There’s a lot to know when you’re buying real estate. This high-ticket purchase could be the largest investment you ever make. You can’t afford to let things get lost in translation, especially […]

By |March 6th, 2018|purchase, Refinance|0 Comments

How to buy a short sale home

Why buy a short sale home?
There’s only one reason to buy a short sale home – to get a great deal.

If you find a short sale home that lists for much less than comparable houses, and the property is in a prime […]

By |February 21st, 2018|purchase|0 Comments

Cities with the best Public Transporation

Steer clear of congestion
Don’t want to waste your life away with tedious and traffic-filled commutes? Then Eugene, Oregon, is the place to be. With a mere 19-minute average morning drive-time, it’s the nation’s single-best metro for commuters.

Cut back on the […]

By |February 4th, 2018|purchase|0 Comments

ARM becoming more popular

Adjustable Rate (ARM) Mortgages Have Been Shunned For Years — But Should Be Considered In 2018
During the last few years, few mortgage borrowers have bothered with adjustable rate mortgages (ARMs). According to analysts at Ellie Mae, market share for the ARM mortgage is […]

By |February 4th, 2018|purchase|0 Comments

loan limits

FHA Loan Limits Rise In Every County
The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) has released a mortgage loan limit update.

Effective immediately, FHA-insured mortgages are now available for loan sizes up to $679,650 for one-unit homes.

FHA loan limits are higher for 2-unit, 3-unit and […]

By |February 4th, 2018|purchase|0 Comments

VA Mortgage Limits

What Are 2018 VA Mortgage Limits?
In 2018, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) increased the maximum VA Mortgage it will fully guarantee in most US counties from $424,100 to $453,100.

In many additional counties, 2018 VA Mortgage limits are somewhat higher. […]

By |February 4th, 2018|purchase|0 Comments

How raising your FICO can save you BIG

How to increase your credit score fast
You can raise your FICO and reduce what you pay for a mortgage, automobiles, and credit cards. And it’s not that hard to do.

Here’s a step-by-step guide to get your credit score up and […]

By |February 4th, 2018|purchase|0 Comments