24 05, 2016

3 Tips for Paying Your Home Loan Off Faster

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:01+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Advice, Mortgages|0 Comments

If you're in the market for a new home, but you don't want to be stuck with mortgage payments for years on end, there are some strategies that you can use for getting your loan paid down more quickly - in turn, providing yourself with more equity in your property. Going into your new mortgage [...]

22 03, 2016

What Exactly is PMI and How to Get Rid of It

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:07+00:00 March 22nd, 2016|Advice, Mortgages|0 Comments

For anyone who has purchased a home and had a down payment of less than 20%, it is likely that the lender required you to purchase something called private mortgage insurance, or PMI. Private mortgage insurance is a type of coverage that will protect the lender in case a borrower defaults on their home loan. [...]

15 03, 2016

Tips for First Time Home Buyers

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:07+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Buying Advice, Mortgages, Pricing|0 Comments

Buying your first home can be exciting. Owning a home means that you will be putting your monthly payment towards something with your name on it - not your landlord's. But the thought of going through the actual home buying process - along with getting a mortgage - can be somewhat overwhelming. For many people, [...]

13 01, 2016

How the Rise in Interest Rates Can Affect Home Buyers Going Forward

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:12+00:00 January 13th, 2016|Mortgages, Pricing|0 Comments

The Federal Reserve's rise in interest rates recently could have some implications for home purchasers - as well as those who are selling their properties - going forward. Yet, with as much as we've heard about this rate change in the media lately, experts have some words of wisdom for both buyers and sellers who [...]

8 12, 2015

Considerations When Buying a Vacation Home

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:13+00:00 December 8th, 2015|Buying Advice, Mortgages, Purchasing a new home|0 Comments

As interest rates have continued to stay low, now just may be a great time to take advantage of purchasing a second or vacation home - and what better place to do so than in sunny Florida. In fact, in many areas in and around Orlando, buyers could find that prices are down considerably from [...]

17 11, 2015

Fixed or Adjustable – Which is the Right Mortgage For You?

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:13+00:00 November 17th, 2015|Mortgages|0 Comments

When searching for just the right home, most buyers will of course be concerned with what their eventual new monthly payment will be - and, in many cases, unless they're paying cash for their new residence, a key factor in what that new payment amount will be involves the type of mortgage that is secured. [...]

20 10, 2015

Waiting Too Long to Purchase Could Be Costly

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:19+00:00 October 20th, 2015|Buying Advice, Mortgages, Pricing, Purchasing a new home|0 Comments

Over the past several years, the U.S. has been set in a time of historically low interest rates - and, while this has been rough for those who are in fixed-income investments, it has provided those who are seeking home loans with a great deal of opportunity for low-interest mortgage loans. Today, however, we are [...]

9 09, 2015

Home Mortgage Shopping Tips

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:20+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Buying Advice, Mortgages, Purchasing a new home|0 Comments

As more home buyers have entered into the market over the past year or so, one question is on the minds of most - how can you obtain the very best financing? The purchase of a home is a big step for most people - and the majority would be unable to make this dream [...]