Home Remodeling Financing Options

joseph-disalvo / May 12th, 2017

Spring and summer are great seasons to make additions to your home, but many people are concerned about how to finance these projects. Did you know it is easier than you think? These are three popular avenues for homeowners to secure money for a home improvement or remodeling project: Home...

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The Rapid Rescore Request

Joseph Disalvo / April 4th, 2016

You hear over and over that before you go out shopping for a new home you should get preapproved. Many people think it is to make sure that you can qualify for the loan program you are looking at based on your income. However today there are so many programs with different rules, guidelines and …

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How to step up your mortgage purchase game

Joseph Disalvo / April 4th, 2016

With the spring market getting an early head start it will most likely be a hot month for those selling in the next few months. If you are a buyer looking to purchase now it is important to differentiate your loan from the other guy making an offer.

Step 1 – Get …

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What Is Impacting Mortgage Rates?

Joseph Disalvo / December 16th, 2015

It has now been a few weeks since the election, and everyone is trying to predict what a Trump administration will mean for the economy. But it is really the ‘market’ and its impact on interest rates that is the best leading indicator. Investors view U.S. Treasury bills as the safest investment. If Treasury prices …

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The TBD Purchase Program

Joseph Disalvo / April 30th, 2014

Recently we began working with some of our lending partners on a pilot program to get buyers and sellers approved before they have found the house they want to buy. We call it our TBD Purchase Program, a new and valuable tool for anyone looking to buy a new home.

With the constant changes to mortgage …

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Rent or Buy, Which Is Better?

Ben Freshman / March 28th, 2014

It’s the age old question in real estate: should I keep renting or step up and buy a home?  In reality, every situation is different, and there is not one right answer for everyone. Moreover, the multitude of factors contributing to the decision can often be overwhelming and even intimidating. Maybe I can clear it …

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