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Mortgage Prequalification vs. Preapproval

Navigating the home buying process and all its different terms can be confusing. Two terms that you may have heard before are “prequalification” and...

10 Questions To Ask a Mortgage Lender

If you’re looking to buy a home, the odds are that you have tons of questions about the process. In fact, there may also be questions that you don’t...

What Is a Silent Second Mortgage?

With inflation at record highs, there’s no denying that money is tight these days. And when you’re spending more money on everything from food to...

Disadvantages of Seller Paying Closing Costs

Most home buyers know that they need a down payment to buy a house, but many aren’t aware that they also need to pay closing costs. These additional...

Pros and Cons of Refinancing

It seems as though everyone is talking about refinancing these days. But is refinancing your mortgage actually beneficial for your unique financial...

Mortgage Brokers: What To Know Before Using One

Many home buyers assume that they have to go directly to a lender to find a loan. However, that’s not the case when you use a mortgage broker. 

Mortgage Loan Officer Job Description, Typical Salary, and Pro Advice

Even if you’ve heard of a mortgage loan officer, you might not know their job description and salary. Perhaps this could be the right career choice...

5/1 ARM Loan: Everything You Need to Know

Before you lock yourself into a single interest rate for 30 years, you may want to consider an adjustable rate mortgage. One of the most popular...

Mortgage Broker vs. Bank: Which Is Best?

The first steps to securing a mortgage are often the most difficult. Many people don’t even know where to start. If you fall into this category,...

Florida real estate market predictions 2021 and 2022

Florida real estate may be red hot right now, but what about in the next couple of years? While it’s difficult to make predictive statements, it’s...