Mortgage Blog

Mortgage Blog

May 3, 2017
How To Buy a House Together If You Aren’t Married

How To Buy a House Together If You Aren’t Married

Couples are waiting longer to get married these days, but that doesn’t mean that they don’t want to buy a home.  The underlying issues of an…
May 1, 2017
Rent Is Rising – Interest Rates Aren’t

Rent Is Rising – Interest Rates Aren’t

Rents are rising every month nationally.  It’s been a big-city problem for years, but rents everywhere are rising at the same levels.  Why?  There’s no reason…
April 28, 2017
Be Treated Well By Your Mortgage Company

Be Treated Well By Your Mortgage Company

Some mortgage companies take their borrowers for granted.  They just don’t treat them right.  We’ve been told about banks and brokers alike giving out “Rough Estimate”…
April 26, 2017

Sergeant Tom Lake and THLE

Sergeant Tom Lake of the St. Louis Police Department was sitting in his vehicle at the corner of Hampton and Pernod Avenues last November 20th when…
April 26, 2017
Control Your Debt With a Cash Out Refinance

Control Your Debt With a Cash Out Refinance

Debt stinks, but it’s a necessary evil in today’s world.  If you want to buy a home, or a car, or any big purchase, you’ll have…
April 24, 2017
Save Money In Your New (Old) House

Save Money In Your New (Old) House

When you buy an older home, it can be because you fell in love with the look, or it’s in a cool neighborhood, or you just…
April 21, 2017
3 Reasons To Refinance In 2017

3 Reasons To Refinance In 2017

Refinancing your home will save you money – if you do it at the right time.  If you’re a homeowner, you’re undoubtedly hearing from people constantly…
April 19, 2017
What Do You Need To Know For Your First Home Purchase

What Do You Need To Know For Your First Home Purchase

Buying a home is a huge transaction, so we wanted to give you a brief overview of the process to show you what lenders look at…
April 17, 2017

Your Budget Matters When Buying a Home

Knowing what kind of home you can afford and your budget will make buying your home easier.  When you understand how much your home will cost 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…
April 12, 2017
Earnest Money and Your Mortgage

Earnest Money and Your Mortgage

Earnest money is a deposit that you make to show the buyer that you’re serious.  That’s it.  It lets the buyer know that you are making…
April 10, 2017
Examine The Rent or Buy a Home Question

Examine The Rent or Buy a Home Question

It’s the perfect time to purchase a new home or refinance your current home to a lower rate.  So why are so many young professionals deciding…