Katie Donohue

January 12, 2018

Beat the Competition to Buy Your Home

With interest rates near record lows and home values skyrocketing, it can seem to be a daunting time to buy a new home.  Housing inventory is…
October 9, 2017
Shop For Your Mortgage On Columbus Day

Shop For Your Mortgage On Columbus Day

It’s Columbus Day, and that means that many Americans are off work, shopping for bargains.  Stores put out their new fall stuff so you can get…
August 9, 2017
Why Refinance With Us

Why Refinance With Us?

It’s the question that we get so much: why refinance with The Home Loan Expert? Why take the largest financial transaction you are likely to make,…
July 5, 2017
How To Move Into Your New Home

How To Move Into Your New Home

If you followed our advice, you’ve used this summer’s awesome low rates to buy a home and get on the road to financial independence.  If so,…
June 12, 2017
No Out of Pocket Costs On Your Mortgage

No Out of Pocket Costs On Your Mortgage

Sometimes it feels like you pay out-of-pocket for everything.  There’s always an associated cost, often up-front, that comes with any activity.  Now, I’m not saying you…
April 14, 2017
Five Home Projects to Tackle Now That It’s Spring

Five Home Projects to Tackle Now That It’s Spring

It’s officially Spring in the Midwest,  so soon enough, you’ll be out enjoying the weather, getting things done, and living your best life.  We got The…
March 31, 2017
April Fool’s Day Is No Joke When It Comes To Your Mortgage

April Fool’s Day Is No Joke When It Comes To Your Mortgage

April Fool’s Day is tomorrow, and it’s always a lot of fun to trick your co-workers, family, and friends with elaborate pranks.  (Pro-tip: catch them before…
February 3, 2017
Stop Renting and Buy a Home Already

Stop Renting and Buy a Home Already

While homeowning is the dream for thousands of people across the country, many feel that they are stuck renting.  It’s not always true.  Here are a…
January 27, 2017
Is Your Remodel a Good Investment?

Is Your Remodel a Good Investment?

As home values have risen steadily through the past year and interest rates staying low, it’s a great time to invest in your home to increase…
December 28, 2016
4 Reasons Why You Should Buy a Home In 2017

4 Reasons Why You Should Buy a Home In 2017

The Home Loan Expert Team knows the trends, and if you’re not ready to buy a home, here’s 4 reasons why 2017 should be the year…
December 5, 2016
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Protect Yourself From Rising Mortgage Rates

The mortgage market is very strong right now, even after seeing slight rises in interest rates in the last month.  You can still take advantage of…
October 31, 2016
Man Standing In Front of a Haunted House

Mortgage Rates So Low They’re Scary

OK, it’s Halloween week, so it’s time to tell spooky stories and dress up in your favorite costume.  We have a spooky tale this week.  I…