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Interest rates as of 11 October 2011 - 8:39am PST, and are subject to change without notice. Please call for up-to-the-minute accurate quotes and Pre-Approvals. Pricing based on a single-family primary residence and 25day lock in Oregon. Washington rates "may" vary slightly. FHA, USDA, VA rates factored on a middle credit score of 640 and 96.5% ltv for FHA and 100% ltv for USDA or VA. USDA has income & property restrictions. Lower credit score loans are possible under certain circumstances (call for details). Conventional rates shown based on credit-score of 740 and 75% or less ltv, with impounds. Jumbo pricing based on 75% ltv (fixed) and 75% ltv (ARMs) with impounds. Lower credit-score programs may be available at slightly higher rates. Reduced or "no-cost" loans available upon request. Other restrictions to any program may apply. This offer is not a firm committment to lend. Individual program qualifications may apply. Currently locked rates may be reduced if enough market improvement - call for details on our "floatdown" policy.
Call 503.698.5801 for program details and scenarios ... find out what you qualify for!
It might seem counterintuitive, but increasing rental activity might be the medicine the ailing U.S. housing market needs to get back on its feet.
Virtually every corner of the industry has been languishing since the 2008 financial meltdown, and experts say even if the U.S. manages to contain the domestic impact of the ongoing financial crisis in Europe, the albatross of a weak housing market will continue to drag down the economic recovery stateside.
In short, there will be no economic recovery without a housing recovery.
Staging Enables Sellers to Portray "Lifestyle" to Buyers by Jennifer Waters
Craig and Amy Smith always felt quite confident, even cocky in their abilities to tastefully design the spacious interior of their steel-and-concrete loft in downtown Denver.
That was until they decided to sell it and a consultant hired to help them "stage" their home told them to neutralize a dramatic accent wall, put away family photos, and place most of their furniture and artwork in storage.
Eric clients rate him Excellent in Customer Satisfaction!!
Who We Are
Skyline Home Loans is a DIRECT LENDER.
This means we fund most of our loans through our own bank lines, have in-house underwriting & funding, along with very competitive terms and fees. We have assembled one of the strongest teams in the industry, which allow us to provide outstanding customer service.
Whether you are purchasing your first home, or your 10th rental property, we are committed to explaining all the available options and ensuring a smooth & timely closing.
What If I Lock and Rates Dip?
If you instruct us to lock your rate, and the next week the market improves enough, we may be able to reduce the rate we locked for you by re-negotiating with our investors.
We are monitoring the markets in real-time EVERY DAY, so if a change occurs, we will notify you. Any change does require enough market improvement (usually 1/4 - 3/8%) - call for details.
Our Clients Say ...
"You are my guy. I trust what you tell me" Gary
"We appreciate how easy this process was" K.L.
"Couldn't have asked for a smoother closing" Mike
"I wish everyone I did business with demonstrated the same level of professionalism and competence" David
"Easiest and least painful refi ... EVER" Jim
"Thank you for listening, Eric" Janet
"You are the best one out there. Nobody else goes the extra mile like you do"
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.