While refinance applications seem to be slowing, there are still some good reasons to refinance your mortgage, even if interest rates aren’t currently at their… Read More »FHA-to-Conventional Refinance: How to Drop Mortgage Insurance Once and For All
Today we’ll explore one of the nation’s largest loan servicers that happens to be a major mortgage lender as well, “Lakeview Loan Servicing.” As their… Read More »Lakeview Loan Servicing Review: A Top Mortgage Lender and Loan Servicer Rolled Into One
If you live in the Lone Star State, you may have heard of “Thrive Mortgage,” a rapidly growing independent mortgage lender based out of Georgetown.… Read More »Thrive Mortgage Review: The First Lender in Texas to Complete a 100% Digital Mortgage
The headlines surrounding the housing market and mortgage rates have been quite pessimistic lately. So bad that you might think this so-called real estate bubble… Read More »Is Real Estate Going Down, At Long Last? Why You Shouldn’t Get Your Hopes Up Just Yet
Zillow Offers Shuts Down Because It Can’t Forecast Future Home Prices, 25% of Workforce to Be Let Go
In a somewhat strange turn of events, the iBuying unit of Zillow, known as Zillow Offers, is shutting down after an initial suspension late last… Read More »Zillow Offers Shuts Down Because It Can’t Forecast Future Home Prices, 25% of Workforce to Be Let Go
Luminate Home Loans Review: A Fast Growing Lender That Wants to Make Mortgages as Simple as Flipping a Switch
Today we’ll check out Luminate Home Loans, a progressive mortgage lender that wants to light your path to homeownership. Their goal is to make both… Read More »Luminate Home Loans Review: A Fast Growing Lender That Wants to Make Mortgages as Simple as Flipping a Switch
Mortgage Q&A: “Does Having A Mortgage Help Your Credit Score?” If you’ve ever pulled your credit report and/or viewed your scores, you may have noticed… Read More »Does Having A Mortgage Help Your Credit Score? Your Mileage May Vary, Here’s Why
While nonbanks dominate the mortgage space these days, there are still some depositories out there originating a lot of home loans, including Northpointe Bank. The… Read More »Northpointe Bank Mortgage Review: A Massive Menu of Loan Programs to Fit Your Specific Needs
Mortgage Q&A: “Mortgage rates vs. home prices.” Today, we’ll take a look at the impact of both home prices and mortgage rates on your decision… Read More »Mortgage Rates vs. Home Prices: Is There Really an Inverse Relationship Between Them?
Today we’ll take a hard look at “Silverton Mortgage,” a direct mortgage lender based out Atlanta, Georgia that began as a two-person shop back in… Read More »Silverton Mortgage Review: A Less Stressful Home Buying Experience?