Mortgage and Real Estate Blog

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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.

27
Oct
2016
va-second-tier-entitlement

In the most basic of terms, VA Second-Tier Entitlement gives a qualified military person the ability to buy a home after a default or they can possibly have two VA mortgages out simultaneously. This may seem contrary to popular opinions on qualifying for a VA mortgage, but that is due to the lack of knowledge […]

17
Dec
2015
Winter Curb Appeal Ideas

The ULTIMATE Guide to Winter Curb Appeal ideas. Getting a home ready for sale is similar to picking out the right outfit for a vacation; you have to know the climate and the season. Tips and ideas that are great for summer are not quite as effective in the fall and winter. To help people out through the holidays and beyond we have combined a list of ideas and tips focused on listing a home during the winter.

30
Jul
2015
Converting Your Primary Residence to a Rental Property

Many people reach a place in their life where they are ready to improve on their quality of living. This could mean investing in real estate as a way of improving their monthly cash flow or it could simply mean buying a nice vacation home at the lake, in the mountains, or on the beach. For people who wish to convert their primary home to a rental property there are a few rules and guidelines to follow.