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Happy Thanksgiving!!! - 11/24/10 03:49 PM
I hope everyone has a Happy Thanksgiving tomorrow. For me tomorrow is a day that my wife and I open up our house to our friends, especially those that do not have any family locally. We have done this for many years and have had as many as 28 people at our small home for Thanksgiving. We cook up a huge turkey (no not me) and a bunch of pies. Everyone else brings all the other side dishes that will be part of our meal. Of course we eat to much, which results in all the men falling asleep during the football (24 comments)
This past week William Walton asked me if I would post a blog on Assuming A Mortgage. William has been getting some questions on what is involved in Assuming A Mortgage and wanted to see what is involved in doing that. First of all an Assumption of a Mortgage is in the simplest terms: An agreement between the buyer and seller where a buyer takes over a seller's mortgage and becomes responsible for making the monthly payments. This can be a big advantage to both the Buyer and the Seller. The Buyer purchases the house without incurring some of the (26 comments)
New Anger Management Therapy - 11/08/10 09:24 PM
I have been meaning to post this drawing that appeared in our local Newspaper the day after election. As much as I found it funny, I found that it had even more truth to it.
****************************************************************************************************************** Info about the author: George Souto is a Loan Officer who can assist you with all your FHA, CHFA, and Conventional mortgage needs in Connecticut. George resides in Middlesex County which includes Middletown, Middlefield, Durham, Cromwell, Portland, Higganum, Haddam, East Haddam, Chester, Deep River, and Essex. George can be contacted at (860) 573-1308, firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit my McCue Mortgage Homepage. (16 comments)
Decline In The Number Of Mortgage Loan Officers In Connecticut. - 11/01/10 05:29 PM
As of today ALL Mortgage Loan Officers who do not work for a depository institution (Banks, Credit Unions, etc.) need to be licensed in Connecticut. This will have in my opinion a major impact and Decline In The Number of Mortgage Loan Officers In Connecticut. As I wrote back on August 11th of this year "Make Sure Your Mortgage Loan Officer Is Licensed" as of yesterday Mortgage Loan Officers and Brokers who do not work for a depository institution, needed to have taken a National Test and Connecticut Licensing Test, and past them with a score of 75 or higher in order to obtain (20 comments)
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