Welcome to our Conventional mortgage resource page! Here you will find great articles on conventional purchase and refinance loans and a ton of how to articles describing the lending process from start to finish. You will also find articles of commonly asked questions by people just like you. We try hard to answer questions about conventional loans in our blog posts. We are here to help make the home buying and refinancing process as pain free as possible. If you can’t find what you are looking for here, please feel free to Contact Us with any questions. We are here to help!

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15
Apr
2019
Gift Of Equity Conventional Loan

Rather than provide their kids or grandkids with a check as a down payment on a home, some people choose to offer a gift of equity on an existing home.

21
Mar
2019
FHA Loan vs Conventional Mortgage: Which Is Better?

The following will compare an FHA loan vs Conventional mortgage, not to show that one is better than the other, but to highlight the strengths of each mortgage.

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.

19
Nov
2012
Understand These Six Questions Before Buying a Home

Although some analysts may still have a few questions about the real estate recovery, historically low rates along with an excellent inventory still make this a great time to purchase a home. However, buying a home is a negotiation. And the side that is best prepared in any negotiation usually comes away with the better deal. Here are some vital questions about home buying and the key to understanding each one.

18
May
2011
Second Home Vacation Property Mortgage Information

Are you looking for a vacation property? Do you have a need to commute between two areas for work? These are examples of questions a loan officer would ask if you are considering buying or refinancing a second home.