We get a lot of Veterans who are interested in buying a home, but don’t know if they are eligible for a VA loan or even how to read their Certificate of Eligibility (COE). How to read the Certificate of Eligibility There are 5 items that affect your eligibility, which are: Entitlement Code Funding Fee … Continue reading Make Sense of VA Certificate of Eligibility (COE)
If you’re looking to get a mortgage soon: be warned: it can be a confusing process. You will want to be informed, so let’s debunk 5 common mortgage myths. 1. Myth: There is no difference between getting pre-qualified and pre-approved Fact: While the two names seem similar, they are in fact different. A pre-qualification is … Continue reading Debunking 5 Common Mortgage Myths
Did you know the average housing rent in Cumberland County is $977/month*? And let’s face it, it’s only going to go up, because that is what rent does. The national average for annual rent increase is 3.6% per year. If you buy a house today and the payment is higher than what you prefer, it’s … Continue reading Will Buying a House Save Me Money?
I have been getting a lot of questions about the government shutdown that started Dec. 22, 2018 and how it affects mortgages. And what I’m finding is that there is a lot of incorrect information going around, so let’s set the record straight!