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How to Apply for a Mortgage Online

How to Apply for a Mortgage Online

Not all that long ago, in order to apply for a home loan, you would have to go into a bank or lender office and fill out paperwork by hand. Thankfully, the advance of smartphones and technology have made it more convenient than ever to apply for a mortgag

Mar 24, 2021 |

Why does Buying a Home require so much Insurance?

Why does Buying a Home require so much Insurance?

When you are ready to buy a home, you will hear about a lot of different types of insurance: homeowners’ insurance, private mortgage insurance, title insurance, etc. What is the difference between all of these and why are they required? Here’s everything

Mar 17, 2021 |

Mortgage Rates are Seasonal and Other Secrets

Mortgage Rates are Seasonal and Other Secrets

We’ve known for decades that home buying and selling follows seasonal patterns, but a recent study* from housing tech startup Haus found that mortgage interest rates also have their own pattern. They also uncovered several other tidbits about how and when

Mar 10, 2021 | Interest Rates

Time to Take Advantage of the Commercial Real Estate Market

Time to Take Advantage of the Commercial Real Estate Market

The coronavirus pandemic that shutdown the U.S. economy almost a year ago has continued to affect the nation in many more aspects than just personal health. With millions of American companies forced to have their employees work from home, many of them ha

Mar 03, 2021 |

Buying Foreclosures

Buying Foreclosures

Maybe you’ve heard stories about people who bought rundown properties for little to nothing and turned them into palaces. You might be curious about how one acquires a foreclosed home. Is it difficult? Are the prices as good as they seem? Buying a f

Oct 24, 2019 |

Q2 Commercial Lending Activity

Q2 Commercial Lending Activity

Commercial real estate lending activity gained traction in the second quarter of 2019, following a brief pause at the start of the year amid financial market volatility, according to the latest research from CBRE. The CBRE Lending Momentum Index, which tr

Oct 10, 2019 |