Don't Skip a Home Inspection, Try This Instead
When you're trying to buy a home in a competitive market, it's tempting take to bold actions. Offering more than the asking price is one strategy, but there's another more extreme action that you may end up regretting: waiving the home inspection.
Find out the pitfalls to skipping...
How to Remove the Monthly Expense of PMI
Though no one welcomes this added expense, it's often a necessary compromise when purchasing a home or refinancing. The good news is that it doesn't last the entire life of the loan. In fact, there may be actions you can take right now to get rid of PMI sooner!
6 Smart Steps for First-Time Homebuyers
Ready to buy your first home? Congratulations! Buying your first home is an exciting step toward a more secure future. As experienced mortgage pro's, we’d like to offer you some smart tips to help you get off to a strong start with your home purchase.
And remember that we are...
Buying a Home with No Credit is Possible!
Thinking about buying a home with but don't have any credit history? Striving to live debt-free is a commendable goal. However, it now leaves you facing the unintended consequence of not having any established credit history.
Not having any credit history or a credit score...
When Is Private Mortgage Insurance Required?
PMI is an acronym you might hear when you're buying a home, but what is it short for? PMI stands for private mortgage insurance, and this is cost you will have to pay if you don't have 20% down payment.
What is PMI?
It's insurance that protects your lender, not the borrower in...