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October 12, 2021
second home considerations

Second Home Purchase: Important Considerations to Move Forward

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some of the general benefits that often come with purchasing a second home. For those who […]
September 14, 2021
second home purchase reasons

Second Home Purchase: Common Reasons for Purchasing

For those who have achieved enough financial success to consider it, the purchase of a second home is a highly popular investment made by many in […]
August 10, 2021
mortgage forbearance

Mortgage Forbearance Options for Job Loss, Part 1

With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to sweep the globe, many are dealing with financial ramifications of lost jobs, changing markets and related factors. One particularly affected […]
July 13, 2021
home offer escalation clauses

On Home Offer Escalation Clauses and Their Uses

As many who are considering entering the homebuying market (or have already done so recently) are well aware, it’s what most would call a “seller’s market” […]
May 11, 2021
Mortgage Insurance

Private Mortgage Insurance: Basics, Purpose and Types

There are a few different potential costs that may come with your mortgage in a homebuying situation, and one that’s present for many buyers is private […]
April 13, 2021
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Seller Negotiations: Loan Officer and Realtor Roles

In part one ( Read More ) of this two-part blog series, we went over some basics on the negotiations that may take place during a […]
March 9, 2021
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Seller Negotiations: Timelines and Being Prepared

There are a few areas of modern life where negotiation is very important, and a mortgage and home purchase situation is perhaps the single best example. […]
February 9, 2021
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Mortgage Rate Lock: Costs, Expiration and Lender Assistance

In part one of this two-part blog series, we went over some basics on mortgage rate locks for those buying a home. A mortgage rate lock […]
January 12, 2021
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Mortgage Rate Lock: Basics, Float-Down and Timing

As those who have been in the mortgage market in the past are well aware, this market fluctuates significantly over months, weeks and even days. Changing […]
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