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Mortgage 101

Do Loan Officers and Underwriters Work Together?

Yes, loan officers and underwriters do work together, but with intentional boundaries in place. Both of these roles are essential to the...

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Mortgage 101

How Long Does a Full Mortgage Application Take?

You’ve spent hours browsing listings, going on open houses, and researching the types of mortgages products available to you. But before...

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Is an FHA Loan Only for First-Time Buyers?

You might have heard about FHA loans as a first-time homebuyer, but this isn’t the only demographic who can benefit from this mortgage...

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Mortgage 101

VA: Loan Explained

Serving our country is a great sacrifice and one that our government doesn’t take lightly. That’s why there are several programs for...

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Do First Time Homebuyers Need a Down Payment?

Are you ready for the joy and financial stability of homeownership? The financial benefits of owning versus renting are great, but they do...

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How Long is Mortgage Processing?

The wait between submitting your mortgage application and getting a response can seem like forever. You’ve submitted all your documents and...

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Are First Time Home Buyer Programs Worth It?

Congratulations on taking steps toward homeownership! If you’re just getting started with your search, you might be wondering about...

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What Credit Score Do I Need to Buy a House?

A credit score is a number based on a person’s credit history that indicates his creditworthiness and is used by lenders to determine if a...

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How Does an FHA Loan Work?

Thinking about buying a home soon? There’s more to home loans than meets the eye. There are different types of mortgages with different...

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How Do You Find Out the Equity in Your Home?

Homeownership is part of the American dream. And it’s the goal of every homeowner to own 100% of his home. That’s the point of a...

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