Private Home Equity Mortgage Lender Vs. Institutional Mortgage Lender

In this post I discuss the differences between a private home equity mortgage lender and bank or institutional mortgage lender. How each approaches the qualification of mortgage borrowers. If you think you need a private home equity mortgage loan then this is a good place to start educating yourself.

Four Advantages to Using a Mortgage Broker

When I’m talking to a new client one of the first questions that always seems to come up is  “why would I use a mortgage broker?”. It then occurred to me that most people don’t know what a broker does for a borrower and there are some misconception hovering around. I decided that I

4 Things You Need to Know Before Getting a Mortgage

I deal with many first time buyers. I find that most newbies think the best mortgage is as easy as finding the lowest interest rate. But it’s not that simple. Here are 3 of the “need to knows” when getting your first

Focus on Amortization

So you want to pay the least interest as possible on your mortgage? I don’t blame you. When banks announce their quarterly profit reports in the billions of dollars it’s enough to make your blood

My Evening at Caamp's Mortgage Hall of Fame Awards Night 2013

For years I've opted to neglect my professional accreditation. However after my experience at this year's Hall of Fame Dinner I am inspired to change my mind. Check out my post to learn why I've had a change of heart and will include AMP Accredited Mortgage Professional after my name.