az: A basic guide to loan programs for new buyers - 11/02/09 10:41 AM
With so many new homeowners looking to enter the market because of low rates and low home prices, I know there is often some confusion about loan options. I have tried to give a brief summary of what is available, along with the basic benefits of the program. As always, feel free to contact me for me detail or to ask a question. I hope this is useful.

While financing a home is more challenging today than even a few years ago, it is not as difficult as many people think. If there is a way for … (4 comments)

az: Refinance options for underwater homeowners - 10/11/09 04:54 PM

Refinance Options for Underwater Homeowners
We all know people who are having trouble keeping up with their payments but could not refinance because they are underwater (or close to it) on their loan. Many were not willing to refinance because it would push them above the magic 80% Loan-to-Value ratio, which would necessitate getting mortgage insurance (MI) - which either they could not get (usually due to a credit score or a Debt-to-Income issue) or which would increase their monthly payments to the point that is negates any drop in payment from a lower interest rate. 
Well, over the last … (4 comments)

az: Ancient cactus in Redington Pass, Tucson, Arizona - 10/10/09 01:01 PM
Coming back from hunting in Willcox, AZ last weekend, I drove through Redington Pass. It was the first time for me to come through this area. One of the interesting things for me about Tucson is that, as the city is abutted by mountains on two sides, some of the major roads actually become dirt trails leading up into the mountains. This is the case for Tanque Verde Road, which transforms from four lanes to being a mountain trail within a matter of miles.
Redington Pass is popular with ATVs, dirt bikers and hunters, but the main road is actually in … (3 comments)

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