October 6, 2017
Wire Fraud

How to protect yourself from wire fraud

Wire Fraud Protection tips. Wire fraud is one of the fastest growing forms of fraud for consumers and financial institutions involved in real estate transactions. Many […]
September 22, 2017

Property Inspection Waiver

Is it possible to get a mortgage without an appraisal? Fannie Mae has been slowly rolling out something called the “Property Inspection Waiver”(PIW).  It is available […]
September 1, 2017
When is jumbo loan required?

When is jumbo loan required?

When is jumbo loan required? A Jumbo Mortgage is required when the loan amount exceeds the current conforming loan limits. As of 2017, the highest conforming […]
August 25, 2017
financial tips for mom and dad at back to school time.

7 personal financial tips for mom and dad at back to school time.

As parents everywhere look forward to getting back to the routine of another school year, this time of year can be a great time to review […]
July 26, 2017
Minimum Mortgage Credit Score

What is the Minimum Credit Score a Borrower needs to Obtain a Mortgage?

Many potential home shoppers may feel that their credit score is not up to snuff to become homeowners.  The truth is you can actually get a […]
July 14, 2017
DTI

What is the Debt-to-income ratio?

Most people never think about their debt to income ratio but it is a major factor in qualifying for a mortgage.  It is calculated with a […]
June 26, 2017
4Did your credit score improve July 1st?

Did your credit score improve July 1st? Here is why.

Did your credit score improve July 1st? Here is why. Starting July 1 another portion of the National Consumer Assistance Plan will go into effect and […]
June 22, 2017
getting down payment assistance

Are you getting down payment assistance from a relative?

Are you getting down payment assistance from a relative? There are many down payment gift rules that vary depending on the program that the consumers are […]
June 6, 2017
5 Reasons to Refinance

5 Reasons to Refinance

Mortgage interest has historically been treated differently than all other debt.  It is currently the only debt eligible for a reduction in federal income taxes.  Refinancing […]
June 2, 2017
Vince Parlove

Vince Parlove Joins Mortgage 1 Inc.

Please Join me in welcoming Vince Parlove to our team! We did a quick Q&A this morning. This is his story… 1.) Tell me about your […]