The Entities Behind Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac


  • The Entities Behind Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

    Today I’d like to explain the entities behind two of the most important names in real estate: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

How Do You Finance Your Second Home?


  • How Do You Finance Your Second Home?

    How are second homes financed as compared to your primary home? Today I’ll discuss the requirements.

What a Divorce Means to Your Mortgage Loan Application


  • What a Divorce Means to Your Mortgage Loan Application

    Your divorce can affect your ability to get a new mortgage loan. Here’s how.

What’s the Relationship Between Mortgage Interest Rates and Payments?


  • What’s the Relationship Between Mortgage Interest Rates and Payments?

    A lot of homebuyers ask me what the lowest interest rate I can give them is. Here’s why that’s not the question they should be asking.

What Happens If You Switch Insurance Providers Post-Closing?


  • What Happens If You Switch Insurance Providers Post-Closing?

    If you change your insurance provider post-closing, there are two things you must do to facilitate this switch.

The Benefits of Setting Up an Escrow Account


  • The Benefits of Setting Up an Escrow Account

    If you have put down less than 20% on your home, you are required to have an escrow account. But, if you have more, it is your choice.