Is now the time to refinance?

Is now the time to refinance?

We’re living in unprecedented times. The COVID-19 pandemic, economic sluggishness and social unrest seems to have dominated the headlines and put many Americans’ plans to refinance or buy a home on hold. But in truth, refinancing and home purchasing can still occur,...
COVID-19 Relief (CARES Act)

COVID-19 Relief (CARES Act)

During this time of great uncertainty, one thing is certain: that every individual, household, business, and organization in the United States are feeling the impact of the global Coronavirus Pandemic. As we work together to reduce the spread of infections by staying...
How to Market Yourself While Social Distancing

How to Market Yourself While Social Distancing

The social distancing required of all of us to stop the spread of the Coronavirus is causing serious challenges to most businesses. How can we continue to market our products and services if we can’t be in the same room with anyone other than our immediate...
Tips for Connecting with Clients During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Tips for Connecting with Clients During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The events of the recent weeks are truly unprecedented in our lifetime. As the spread of Coronavirus ramped up in the US, we have come together as communities and as a Nation to prevent infections by staying apart. This presents new challenges for all of us,...
What to Expect from Home Appraisals During the Coronavirus Pandemic

What to Expect from Home Appraisals During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The spread of the Coronavirus is impacting the real estate and mortgage industries in unprecedented and unusual ways. One crucial step in every mortgage transaction, the home appraisal, has become increasingly challenging in recent days.Before the current pandemic, a...
What are Non-QM Loans?

What are Non-QM Loans?

In the mortgage world, there are qualified mortgages and non-qualified mortgages. While qualified mortgages meet specific lender and borrower standards set forth by federal regulations, non-qualified, aka non-QM loans have greater flexibility and can be a great...