FHA stands for “Families At Home for the Holidays”… sort of!

The government has FHA all mixed up… They call it “Federal Housing Administration”, but this year we’re calling it “FAH” which is “Families at Home (for the Holidays)”! That’s because this past month, we had one of the most heartwarming stories we’ve ever had… A young couple came to us wanting to buy a home. They were a sweet couple, hardworking and good renters with a baby on the way. The problem? They had limited credit… like no-scores credit. Now, in some cases we work on building credit for these types of borrowers. But for this couple we wound up [...]

By |2018-02-02T16:13:07+00:00January 29th, 2018|FHA|0 Comments

Having a local lender matters – even on VA loans

Despite all the advances in technology, some things are still better when they’re local. Like BBQ. Or pizza. Or mortgage loans. We recently had a mother and daughter come to us who were trying to buy a home. And can I tell you, they were SERIOUSLY frustrated! They tried to get a home for 6 months and had put in offers on 4 different houses. But none of them were accepted! Seems hard to believe, right? As we dug into their situation, we learned that their approval letter was from one of the big, online lenders. After talking to their [...]

By |2018-02-02T16:09:39+00:00January 15th, 2018|VA|0 Comments

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