mortgages: Want to buy home in 2017? This is what you need to know about the Mortgage Process. - 12/23/16 12:41 PM
If you're planning to buy a home in 2016, here's what you need to know about the mortgage process. With significant home inventory shortages in many areas of the country, it's more critical than ever to be prepared with a solid mortage pre-approval when you're ready to make an offer on your dream home if you want a home seller to take your offer seriously; many sellers outright reject an offer without a solid mortgage pre-approval accompanying it. In a multiple offer situation, sellers with often give extra consideration to those offers with solid mortgage pre-approval letters from recognized lenders. Getting … (1 comments)

mortgages: GETTING A MORTGAGE IS NOT THAT SCARY! - 12/10/16 11:23 AM
When it comes to getting a mortgage, much of what you hear is true. 
 
Underwriting is a bit tougher than it was 10 years ago. 
 
There's added potential for snags in the process that can cause delays. 
 
Sometimes, satisfying investor requirements is akin to the pleasure of getting a tooth pulled.  There are also a lot of misconceptions out there about getting a mortgage.  Many people think it's more difficult than it has to be.  Many people incorrectly assume they can't get a loan because either their neighbor/friend/family member was declined and they seem like a perfect borrower, or because of something … (3 comments)

mortgages: FHA LOAN LIMITS GO UP IN THE TRISTATE AREA - 12/09/16 12:44 PM
Loan limits are going up in the New York Metropolitan area and Northern New Jersey, where the maximum loan amount for FHA and will be moving to $625,500 as of January 1st, 2016.
 
To stay in line with the Fannie Mae increase in loan limits from $417,000 to $424,100 which becomes effective with loan applications taken after Dec. 10th ……FHA has followed suit to maintain their 65% of federal conventional loan limit
 
 
With the FHA loan minimum down payment of 3.5% this gives a buyer purchasing power of roughly $603,607.5 purchase price with 3.5% down would stay under the maximum limit"
 
Mortgage rates are rumored to be going … (0 comments)

 
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