‘No’ doesn’t always mean no with mortgages.

The mortgage and housing crisis of 2008-09 led to far tighter financial regulations for banks and lenders. It’s only natural to believe a mortgage lender when they say something about your mortgage application led to it being rejected. I mean, why would someone...

You Cannot Get Approved For a Mortgage in 8 Minutes

Yes, I know we live in a society which has to have everything immediately or it takes too long. Amazon has built a business around same day shipping, most cable providers have On-Demand movies, and our smart phones have access to literally everything at anytime. So it...

Buying a Brand New Home

For anyone who’s a fan of the popular TV Series ‘How I Met Your Mother’, you might remember one of Barney Stinson’s rules was ‘New is Always Better’. In real estate, that can be true as well. Buying a new construction home certainly...

Negotiations Don’t End After Contracts Are Accepted

Some people may think it’s all smooth sailing one your offer is accepted to buy a home, or once you accept one as the seller. It’s not. There are plenty of ways a contract can fall apart, and for many different reasons. Now every contract is different than...