Mortgage and Real Estate Blog

We strive to provide the best Mortgage and Real Estate information on current programs, news and the industry at large. Please subscribe to our blog to receive updates via email. Follow the conversation at #MortgageUpdated on twitter or #MortgageUpdated on Facebook for the latest industry updates and helpful articles from around the blogosphere!

The focus of #MortgageUpdated is to be a source of material that can used by everyone. For example, real estate agents can find useful tips on improving their marketing, staying up to date with social media changes, and developing a plan to set themselves apart from their competition.

In addition, mortgage lenders can stay up to date with changes in mortgage rules, learn about new programs and find out how peers are creating a lasting impression on their clients.

Lastly, people who are buying or selling a home are the most important part of our focus. We want to educate our clients, and the clients of our peers, so that they can enter in to a real estate transaction armed with the best knowledge for their situation.

15
Aug
2019
First Time Home Buyer Tips

Things that really matter to first time home buyers such as getting formal representation to buy a home, why getting pre-approved is the best first step and how to decide on a place with the right frame of mind are just a few examples of the topics covered.

11
Jul
2019
Pros and Cons of The VA Loan

The VA mortgage has some wonderful benefits along with a few obstacles that borrowers need to understand. Learn the pros and cons of the VA loan and make a good, educated decision about your home purchase.

19
Jun
2019
Pros and Cons of FHA 203k Loan

The FHA 203k loan is a good way to buy a home and also get the extra money that can be used for renovations, repairs or both. There are good points and bad points to the loan and all of these should be considered before making a decision to purchase a property.

12
Mar
2019
VA Minimum Property Requirements

In order to offer a guarantee on the VA home loan, the Veterans department wants to take every step possible to make sure that the home is worth the asking price and that the property is suitable for living. The inspection is the actual visit of a qualified appraiser who then makes a report about […]

26
Jul
2018
Top Reasons Your House Is Not Selling

In every area around the country, there are homes that sit for sale longer than most of the competition. For a homeowner, this can be not only frustrating but in some cases even expensive if the home prices are on an upward climb or the interest rates are changing. Fortunately, there are some things that […]