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12 questions to help you pick a loan officer

How to select a loan officer who matches your personality and can meet your needs. A savvy loan officer can make a huge difference in your loan-shopping experience, regardless of whether you want to buy a home, start a remodeling project or refinance an existing......

Advice on Achieving An Awesome Mortgage in 2017

With the election of President Donald Trump, there may be uncertainty regarding the economy, however mortgage rates are are still low by historical standards. They could remain low in 2017, or rise. There’s still not a lot of room for them to fall. Whether you are......

Do You Qualify for a USDA Home Loan?

There are many different types of home loans available when securing financing for your home. A USDA home loan is a great option. Discovering if you qualify for a USDA home loan in South Carolina, is an option that can put you into your dream......

Six Ways to Ensure Your Home Mortgage will NOT Close on Time

With a decline in home building thanks to the financial crisis, the answer is yes. This is because without anything to build, these people will go out of business. But is that the only reason? The answer is no. Thanks to the decline in home building and the law of ...

THE TOP 10 CREDIT DOs AND DON’Ts DURING THE LOAN PROCESS

Following are some helpful tips to avoid the credit mistakes many borrowers make during the loan process:  1.     DON’T APPLY FOR NEW CREDIT OF ANY KIND, including those “You have been pre-approved” credit card invitations that you receive in the mail. Every time that you......

Why should I use a mortgage broker?

A mortgage broker should be used because of the product availability that they have. They can be your one stop shop for all of your home financing needs. They work with hundreds, and sometimes thousands, of different banks and lenders to find the program that is right......