home loans

Buying A New Home? Which Mortgage Loan is the Best?

July 21, 2013 • 11 comments

Are you in the market to buy a house?  What kind of mortgage loan do you want? The best loan with the lowest rate of course. That is an easy […]

by Michael Tarleton

Who Really Qualifies for a Condo Loan Anyway?

July 8, 2009 • 8 comments

Okay let me clear this up from the very beginning – I am not a loan expert nor do I play one on TV, but these days that would be […]

by Karen Smith

Housing Starts Shoot UP 17%

June 17, 2009 • 0 comments

Mortgage rates have eased somewhat this week as weakness in the stock market has translated into higher demand for bonds. Stocks have been hit by a renewed sense of uncertainty […]

by Hunter Palmer

Mortgage Rates Spike

June 10, 2009 • 0 comments

Mortgage rates rose another .25% over the last week and now stand at 5.75% for thirty-year fixed with no points. We are seeing some steadying, however, as the bond market […]

by Hunter Palmer

Community Banks Lending Despite Credit Crunch

November 13, 2008 • 0 comments

As regional and national banks eagerly rush to accept government bailout loans in the face of frozen credit markets, local community banks are quickly becoming the go-to source for mortgage […]

by Hunter Palmer