Mortgages in Florida and Running with Scissors

The thing that held up the whole show was an undisclosed liability discovered when the credit report was pulled right before closing. Always in the Top Ten Things Not to Do Before You Close on Your Home, whatever happens in that time period between loan pre-approval and the subsequent underwriting process is not only fair game, it could kill your deal.

At the end of the day, don’t run with scissors and don’t ignore the mortgage professional. We managed to get this loan closed, but you’re not going to dodge the Fannie Mae’s of the world by thinking you can hide stuff because you know more than I do. Not when it comes to mortgages anyway…

Tampa Bay Mortgages and Fear of Flying

At the end of the day, it always comes back to trusting tried and true professionals. You’re not going to skydive alone the first time; you’re going to have someone educate you on maneuvering and navigating away from dangers until you succeed.

The housing market may be more perilous than ever, but today’s market offers chances of a lifetime when you place yourself in the company of people who know how to land.

Florida Foreclosures and Paperwork

Not since the mortgage industry got shaken up with the Home Valuation Code of Conduct (HVCC) that changed the way appraisals were conducted has there been such a spectacle. The headline act of the latest Barnum and Bailey sideshow is the flawed foreclosure paperwork now plaguing the real estate world.

Fear and Foreclosures for Sale in Tampa Bay

At the end of the day, let’s put a lid on the panic and consult the mortgage professionals, the realtors who specialize in short sales, the lawyers who will protect your best interests in a foreclosure. Oh and yeah…and don’t believe everything you read.