6 Tips for Picking the Absolute Best Real Estate Agent

6 Tips for Picking the Absolute Best Real Estate Agent

6 tips for picking the absolute best real estate agent comes from years of seeing the frustration people feel when they are not happy with whom they are working with either as a seller’s agent or a buyer’s agent. When you are ready to list your home or purchase a home you know you want… Continue Reading 6 Tips for Picking the Absolute Best Real Estate Agent

Credit Scoring-Don’t Confuse A Credit Score With A Credit Score Used for A Credit Decision

A question that I get asked all the time is, “Why is your credit score different from the one I received from Credit Karma?” The answer has to do with the type of scoring models that are preferred within our industry.   When it comes to their credit score, most consumers immediately think of the FICO… Continue Reading Credit Scoring-Don’t Confuse A Credit Score With A Credit Score Used for A Credit Decision

Here’s the Scoop on Florida Down Payment Assistance Programs

Buying your first home may seem like a completely daunting experience, between qualifying for credit and trying to secure the down payment. But what you may not realize is that there are state assistance programs available for first-time buyers in Florida. In fact, some counties have their own specific type of program and they are… Continue Reading Here’s the Scoop on Florida Down Payment Assistance Programs

What Is the New Closing Disclosure Form And What Does It Do?

What Is the New Closing Disclosure Form And What Does It Do?

Last October, a new five-page form called the Closing Disclosure was established to provide borrowers with a better understanding of the all of the details about their mortgage loan. This new Closing Disclosure form highlights the important terms of the loan, the projected monthly payments, and how much the borrower will pay in fees and… Continue Reading What Is the New Closing Disclosure Form And What Does It Do?