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Mortgage and Lending - NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656 - IL Lic 031.0006220/WI
Mortgage, Credit, Real Estate info, plus details and local info pertaining to New Lenox, the Lincoln-Way Area, Will County, the Greater Chicagoland area, Illinois and Wisconsin



  Sending Wishes Your Way for a Very Happy Easter             Life gets busy ... especially around the holidays ...      So I wanted to make sure I wrote this blog early enough to have a chance to wish all of my ActiveRain friends a very Happy Easter and wonderful holiday weekend.      Marilyn an...
  "Mortgage Anatomy 101" ... the Current Mortgage Process, Part 3"             In Part 1 of the post,  "Mortgage Anatomy 101" ... the Current Mortgage Process"  ... I detailed much of what happens in the initial portion of your mortgage process.  In Part 2, I dug a little deeper into the mortgage...
  David, not Goliath, is Perfect for the Job            I often hear the line, "I talked to ....  (fill in the name of a BIG Bank)  ... and they told me that they will give me a loan at  (fill in a ridiculously low interest rate)".   I wish I had a dollar for every time I've heard it.        When...
  "Mortgage Anatomy 101" ... the Current Mortgage Process, Part 2"      In Part 1 of the post, "Mortgage Anatomy 101" ... the Current Mortgage Process" ... I detailed much of what happens in the initial portion of your mortgage process.      In Part 2, I will continue to dig deeper into the mortg...
  "Mortgage Anatomy 101" ...  the Current Mortgage Process, Part 1      There's no doubt about it ... the current mortgage transaction bares little resemblance to the transaction that took place even a few years ago.  The process has definitely evolved.          I liken these changes, to say  Fre...
  Real Estate Lessons from Historic Basketball Coach John Wooden ... Just in Time for March Madness          "March Madness" has arrived.  The annual NCAA Tournament that holds the attention of much of America, (and the world) has started and is in full gear.      If you're a basketball fan like ...
      There are Many Joys and Benefits to Working with      Long Time Referral Partners and Friends ... But Today I Won't be Experiencing Them        Having been in the mortgage business for so long and having served many of the same referral partners during that entire time, has its good points ...
  The Changing Status of  "Non-Traditional Credit References"        When talking with potential clients seeking mortgage financing, one of the very first things I do is provide the address to my website.  I've loaded my mortgage website with helpful info and tools to benefit all those that visit...
  I'm Looking For a Few Good ...  Questions??              Business has gotten ... busier.  That's a good thing.  I mean, who doesn't want to be busy?  Or even busi-er in the future?      But there are a few small negatives to being busier too.  Like, I'm finding that I just don't have the same a...
  Don't assume.  Pick-up the phone, email, text today. Get the facts as they pertain to YOU and YOUR personal finances. You may just end up a home OWNER ...        There are many people presently renting and dreaming of Buying a Home at some point "in the future".  After hearing or reading inform...

Gene Mundt,IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi

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