Common Mortgage Myths

Obtaining a mortgage can be a complex and confusing process, and all of the myths surrounding mortgages do nothing to help. A recent realtor.com article debunked some of the most common myths about mortgages and the home-buying process.   Myth 1: The cheapest rate is always the best option – Numerous homebuyers believe that getting a…

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Prequalification and Preapproval for a House Loan

One of the first steps in buying a home is to talk to a lender to see if you qualify for a loan. We recommend talking to lenders even before you think you are ready to purchase a home. This process will help you determine the loan amount for which you qualify. If you are…

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Before You Buy A Home, Check Out These 10 Tips by Gateway Mortgage

Our friends Tom Rosser and Kaitlin Dion at Gateway Mortgage Group have some tricks up their sleeve that are helpful to everyone involved in the home buying process. Read these tips before you think about buying a home: 1. Save for a down payment:  20% down is ideal, but it is not required.  However, the…

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