Mortgage Blog

Mortgage Blog

October 22, 2014

Home Mortgage Loan Definitions

Commonly Used Mortgage Loan Term Definitions A-Credit When you have a credit score of 720 or above – there isn’t really a huge bonus for being…
October 22, 2014

USDA Rural Loans

While our offices are located in the heart of the cities that we serve, we also know how the rural and agricultural markets operate, and the…
October 22, 2014
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VA Loans

The Veterans Affairs Loan is one of the products that we’re proudest to offer, because it lets us help our brave men and women of the…
October 22, 2014

Jumbo Loans

Jumbo mortgage loans, or loan amounts over the conforming loan maximum of 417,000 dollars, are a tricky type of loan to deal with. Because they’re well…
October 22, 2014

HARP Loans

Harp Loans The Home Affordable Refinance Program, or HARP, has been a HUGE source of refinancing loans for our clients. It has allowed us to refinance…
October 22, 2014

Debt Consolidation Loans

One of our biggest areas of expertise are debt consolidation loans also known as a “Cash Out Refinance”. Nothing makes us happier than doing a refinance,…
October 22, 2014

Conventional Loans

Our office backs a lot of government sponsored loans for our clients. Government sponsored loan types include FHA and HARP loans. However, many people opt for…
October 22, 2014
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FHA Loans

We do a TON of FHA loans. In fact, nobody in the country closes more FHA loans than we do, but what exactly does that mean?…
October 5, 2014

The Chicagoland Home Loan Expert

In Chicago, and the surrounding Chicagoland area, finding the right fit for your home mortgage loan is crucial, and determines how the household budget for EVERY…
April 29, 2014

Tough Mudder

It was the end of the year and I was feeling like a stuffed turkey. My clothes hardly fit and my energy levels were running low.…
April 16, 2014

Ryan Kelley “The Home Loan Expert” Ranked #1 St. Louis Area Lender by Scotsman Guide!

  April 8, 2014: St. Louis – Ryan Kelley “The Home Loan Expert” has earned the position of top St. Louis mortgage lender, based on rankings…
December 20, 2012

Cornbread’s Kids Crusade

This morning I went to visit Cornbread at 92.3 WIL to support his Kids Crusade.   Cornbread is raising money for Children’s Hospital, every year Cornbread…