Eleanor's RTP Blog

Mortgage and Lending - Equity Resources - NMLS 67179 Licensed in NC
Covering housing and economic trends of all points surrounding the RTP / RDU (Research Triangle Park), including the major markets of Cary, Holly Springs, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Chapel Hill, Durham and Johnston County.



We have a ton of inquires from folks who start the conversation with... "I want to buy a home in NC, but..."  often times we find that what's holding them back is CASH in their back pocket.  With the rough times of the past few years, it's not surprising that fewer parents have the extra cash to ...
“Clean Credit” is a slang term used OFTEN in mortgage lending. It refers most often to someone who has 12 months with no late payments.  But it’s not just late payments, it also refers to 12 months with no new collections filed against you.  12 months with no judgements of liens filed on your cre...
USDA is quickly becoming one of the Country’s most popular mortgage loan programs, and with that, the USDA Rural Development Offices are getting backlogged!  In the past 2 months, NC went to a “Centralized” Underwriting Process for these loans… and we are sometimes seeing 2 week turn times with U...

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