FHA LOANS: The Pros and Cons

FHA Loans: The Pros and Cons Written By: Nathan Gillin When it comes to government insured or guaranteed loans versus conventional loans, FHA loans are one of the more popular choices for home buyers. FHA loans are those insured by the Federal Housing Administration....

9 STEPS TO MORTGAGE APPROVAL

9 Steps to Mortgage Approval written by: Nathan Gillin A good credit score (see Tips for Improving Your Credit Score!) is essential for mortgage approval, but what exactly does the process look like?  Step 1: Get Pre-Approved Make sure that you can afford down payment...

What is an Appraisal?

So, what is a home appraisal? An appraisal is a report that shows stats and pictures of a home. A licensed appraiser will view the home and look at comparable homes in the area that have sold in the last 12 months.  He or she will determine a value for the home. They...