Mortgages remain one of the most important issues to homeowners and one of our local professors says President Barack Obama’s plan for mortgage reform is a good move.
If your property (or someones you know) didn’t qualify for a low rate refinance before, this is worth checking out right now. HARP started in 2009 and had less than desired results because of falling home values. This meant...
You see it everywhere in the Sunday real estate listings and online – “Price reduced $XYZ$ dollars.” When I speak with agents, I’m told the price is what begins the conversation and gets buyers to call. Without the right...
If you were eating lunch alone, which would you order, a large pizza or a personal pan pizza? With a large pizza, you would most likely eat a few slices, and bring the rest home to eat later. If you opt for a personal pan pizza,...
Was just speaking with Mike Pearl, CPA and Private Wealth Manager about mortgage and tax solutions, positioning, problems, and planning. As we were speaking about this, Mike make the comment that that the answer to most...Read More
In a low mortgage rate environment, there are many ways to skin a mortgage so that you pay less and keep more in your bank account, rather than add to the big super mega banks profits. And that, even if you already have a low...Read More
The purpose of a Mortgage Pre- Qualification or Mortgage Pre Approval is to re-assure the home seller that the buyer is qualified to purchase their home and that the deal won’t go down at the last minute. These terms can be...Read More
On my TV, news and reality shows about immigrants are about illegal’s. They cast a poor reflection on all immigrants. I must reach way back to remember the stories from my Grandma Mary Cahill Cronshey Kohn, who told me about...Read More
The NC Real Estate purchase contract changed in 2011. One of the key components is the “due diligence date” that can significantly impact the closing, sellers, and buyers. Watch as Debbie Earp and Robin Mullis of The...Read More
Here’s why high Free CreditReport Scores have surprised many borrowers when they apply for their mortgage…and not in a good...Read More