Good News for Home Buyers

More good news for home buyers and owners. 2015 is off to a good start. Continuing the good news trend in the US housing market, our friends at Florida Realtors recently reported another up-tick in existing home sales. For now, this means still-low housing prices, record-low mortgage rates and a potential window of great buying opportunity…

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Five Tips for the Best Mortgage

Preparation is key to getting the best mortgage loan. Follow these five steps when preparing for your next loan. The difference between a good loan and great loan can add up to thousands or even tens of thousands of dollars over time. Smart preparation now is key to getting a great mortgage loan for your…

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Who Wants Some Good News?

Foreclosure rates drop to their lowest levels since 2008. That’s something to be happy about! Foreclosures reached their lowest point since 2008 this past November, according to CoreLogic’s November 2014 National Forecast Report. Foreclosure inventory, which includes homes in any state of foreclosure, fell from 880,000 in November 2013 to 567,000 in November 2014 – a…

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Do you know your credit score?

Will Your Credit Score Help or Hurt?

Do you know your credit score? A good score will help you get the best mortgage at the best rate. Your credit rating and credit score affect your ability to qualify for the best rates on services, insurance and especially, home loans. Personal credit ratings and scores have also become a qualifying gauge for employers, especially those who seek…

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