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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+00:00 January 15th, 2018|VA|0 Comments

Sight Unseen

Quick… think of some things you’d sign up for “sight unseen”. Buying a book on Amazon? Probably. Buying a bottle of a brand of whiskey you’ve never tried before? Maybe. Buying a new car without driving it? OK probably not. What about getting a mortgage loan or buying a house? Sounds scary? It doesn’t have to be! Buying a Memphis Home While Stationed in Japan We recently worked with an active duty military borrower who was being relocated to Memphis from where he’s been stationed in Japan. He was looking for a VA loan for his young family as they [...]

By | 2017-11-22T00:13:03+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Mortgage, VA|0 Comments