Mortgage & Finance Articles

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Katy 77493 Inventory and Price Update
1 November, 2022| Mortgage & Finance, Home Buying, Housing Market
Good afternoon, if you are thinking of purchasing a home in Katy, 77493, there are currently only 395 active homes for sale as of today 11/01/2022. The average listing price is $427,377, however, you... read more
Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) - Who Benefit? Is...
31 October, 2022| Mortgage & Finance, Homeowners Insurance, Home Buy...
                           Good evening. Our topic this evening is pr... read more
BUYING - 4 Reasons to Buy a Home After School Star...
30 October, 2022| Home Buying, Home Values & Recent Sales, Mortgage...
Ah, fall. The return of all things pumpkin-spiced, cooler weather and the new school year (which this mom is thrilled about). It's also an opportune time to buy a home and possiblysnag a great dea... read more
Waiting Period After Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bank...
29 October, 2022| Mortgage & Finance, Home Buying, Houston Living
Good evening, while lenders varies, many do have established guidelines for borrowers with a history of bankruptcy. It will not be impossible, but it may be just a tiny bit tricky to get a mortgage a... read more
Is a Recession Good or Bad For Homebuyers?
28 October, 2022| Mortgage & Finance, Home Buying, Affordable Housin...
                  Although not a definitive definition, a recession is when an economy experiences two consecutive... read more
Applying for a Mortgage Doesn't Have To Be Sca...
28 October, 2022| Home Buying, Home Selling, Mortgage & Finance
Some Highlights Even with higher mortgage rates, the mortgage process doesn't need to be something you fear. Here are some steps to help as you set out to buy a home. Know your credit score an... read more
BUYING - Why January Is the Best Time to Buy a Hom...
28 October, 2022| Home Buying, Mortgage & Finance, Home Values & Rec...
<< Be Prepared.  Scout Motto.  Let's PARTNER now to find your new home - Call me, Text me or Email me.  ~Ryan >>  Spring and summer are historically the most... read more
Pre-Approval Is a Critical First Step on Your Home...
28 October, 2022| Home Buying, Home Selling, Mortgage & Finance
If you're planning to buy a home this year, one of the first steps on your journey is getting pre-approved. Especially in today's market when mortgage rates are higher than they were just a f... read more
Lower Your Interest Rate With a 2-1 Buydown Mortga...
28 October, 2022| Home Buying, Mortgage & Finance
Good afternoon, I do hope you're having a great Wednesday. Buying a home during rising mortgage rate can be a bit tricky. One way to navigate the rising rates is with a 2-1 or a 3-2-1 buydown mor... read more
Interest Rate In a Minute
27 October, 2022| Home Buying, Mortgage & Finance, Housing Market
Good morning. It is nice and crisp outside. For today, Thursday, October 27th, 2022, the national mortgage rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage loan now sit at 7.32%, up 15 basis points from last week.... read more
How to save THOUSANDS on your Mortgage!
27 October, 2022| Education, General, Mortgage & Finance
If you pay an extra $100 per month towards the principle of your mortgage, your mortgage can be reduced from 30-years to approximately 24-years.How much money could you save? That depends on your mort... read more
Everything you Should Know About the Down Payment...
27 October, 2022| Home Buying, Education, Mortgage & Finance
Everything you Should Know About the Down Payment Assistance Programs You might think you can’t get a loan if you don’t have a 20% down payment. The good news is there are options to secur... read more
Home Buying Process
26 October, 2022| Home Buying, Mortgage & Finance, Home Selling
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What You Need to Know About The Recent Credit and...
26 October, 2022| Home Buying, Mortgage & Finance, Affordable Housin...
Good afternoon. If you have been turn-down for a mortgage due to a lack of credit, you may want to wait a bit and apply again. New and hopefully improved changes to how lender use credit scores fo... read more
Online Divorce Seminar
24 October, 2022| Home Selling, Education, Mortgage & Finance
The Gifford Group has done it again! This Divorce Experts have created an online Divorce seminar that allows you to educate yourself and stay protected during a divorce. Protect Yourself&Get The Fact... read more
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