May 11, 2022

The Housing Market Wakes From Hibernation

Other than green grass, longer days and blooming flowers, here are a few more things that you can expect to see this spring when the housing market wakes from hibernation.

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May 5, 2022

Interest Rate & APR, Same Same But Different

If you’re interested in purchasing or refinancing a home, you probably already know that you want the lowest interest rate that you can find. But there’s another number out there.

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April 26, 2022

Millennial Homebuying Trends 2022

When you think of a Millennial, you may picture a young 20-something, but we’re all grown up now! Many of us are now in our mid-to-late 30s with a family

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April 20, 2022

What’s the Difference Between Interest Rate and Annual Percentage Rate?

Interest Rate and Annual percentage rate — or APR — are they lost siblings? Brothers from another mother? Second cousins once removed? (What does that even mean?) The truth is,

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March 16, 2022

What’s the Difference Between a Fixed-Rate and Adjustable-Rate Mortgage?

When you buy a home, you’re presented with a lot of options – type of mortgage, term length, fixed-rate or adjustable…  Let’s discuss the latter so that you go into

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March 8, 2022

Should I Invest in Mortgage Points?

Points. Mortgage points. Discount points. Buying down your rate. It all means the same thing. Simply put, mortgage points are the opportunity to buy down your interest rate in small

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February 17, 2022

Should I Co-Sign on Someone Else’s Mortgage?

Co-signing on a mortgage loan for someone can mean the difference between them being approved or not. But with co-signing comes great responsibility. Let’s outline the pros and cons so

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February 2, 2022

What to Consider Before Refinancing Your Mortgage

There are so many reasons why people choose to refinance their home mortgage – some you may already know, and some you may not have thought about. For example: To

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January 26, 2022

Can I Buy a Home With Cryptocurrency?

In the grand scheme of currency, crypto is very new to the scene. It hasn’t been around long enough to have really developed a track record, so it’s uncertain and

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January 16, 2022

5 Benefits of Working with a Local Lender

Shopping local is a great way to support and stimulate your community. And the same goes for working with a local mortgage lender. But it’s not just about business and

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