Property Priorities: 5 Things Every Real Estate Lender Should Know



In particular, real estate lenders should be aware of the various factors that would affect the rate of default and attract more clients.

Borrowers turn to non-banks for mortgages as traditional lenders shy away



Borrowers are ditching traditional banks in their droves in favor of financial institutions that do not offer savings or checking accounts.

Foreclosure Vs. Short Sale: Avoid Owing Tens Of Thousands Of Dollars In Taxes



If you are behind on your mortgage and worried about foreclosure, chances are you may have heard that a short sale can help you avoid foreclosure. But depending on your personal circumstances, you may find that a foreclosure is a “better” choice than a short sale.

How To Fight Foreclosure And Save Your Home



Are you behind on your mortgage payments or worried about getting behind? Perhaps your work hours have been reduced or maybe you’ve been laid off. For whatever reason, you may have already missed a mortgage payment or perhaps several. When economic problems occur and we know we won’t have enough money to pay our house […]

Buy A Home Without Qualifying, “Subject-To The Existing Mortgage”



Making an offer “subject to the existing mortgage”  is one of the best ways to buy a home if you can’t qualify for a new mortgage loan. Simply put, a buyer and seller agree that the seller will allow the buyer to take over the seller’s mortgage payment. Usually done for a period of one,  […]

Legally Avoid Paying Tens Of Thousands On Your Home Loan



The best kept secret in the housing industry is just how easy it can be to shave years off your home mortgage loan and save tens of thousands of dollars in the process. Mortgage lenders don’t want you to know this, because it takes money out of their pocket, but the fact is that there […]

Can’t get a Mortgage? Try a Bigger Lender



Demand for mortgages rose during the second quarter, but a strong divergence between larger and smaller lenders in underwriting credit standards is appearing.

Why The Government Must Stop Making Housing “Affordable”



Yes, you heard that right. We don’t need any affordable housing if it’s up to the US government to provide it.

How To Properly Research Sheriff Sales



The sheriff’s sale is the last step in the foreclosure process. It’s also usually the opportunity to acquire a property at the lowest possible price. But that opportunity doesn’t come without substantial risk. Because of the risk, buying at sheriff’s auctions isn’t something I recommend but it is out there and others do it so […]

Has Your Bank Advised You To Skip Mortgage Payments?



It’s a familiar story. If you google “bank told me to miss a payment” you’ll find dozens of posts and articles about folks who say that they were current on their mortgage, and were told by their mortgage company or their mortgage servicer that they would have a better chance of qualifying for various refinancing programs if they are behind on their mortgage.

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