Buying A Home

New Homeowner Foreclosure Protections to Begin January, 2014

  January 17, 2013 CFPB RULES ESTABLISH STRONG PROTECTIONS FOR HOMEOWNERS FACING FORECLOSURE Abbreviate release from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is issuing new mortgage servicing rules to establish strong protections for struggling homeowners facing foreclosure. The rules will also protect all homeowners from being hit by...

Posted on December 23, 2016

Affordable Home Mortgages?

Below is a great little article for people thinking about buying a home. With home prices down across much of the nation, this may be an opportune time to buy the house that you really want at an affordable price. Before you make that decision, read the article below and...

Posted on December 23, 2016

Homebuyer Tax Credit Extended

Did you know the Homebuyer Tax credit has been extended? Qualifying first time home buyers have until April 30, 2010 to purchase a home and receive the $8,000 tax credit on their 2010 taxes. In addition, the extension provides a tax credit of $6,500 for families who have already owned...

Posted on December 23, 2016

Turned Down For a Loan? Improve Your Loan-ability!

Two years ago, someone with a 600 (poor) credit score could qualify for a mortgage or car loan. Now, reputable lenders will not even consider lending to someone with a score below 700. There is good news though, there are ways you can improve your “loan-ability” in the eyes...

Posted on December 23, 2016