December 1, 2017
12 steps toward home ownership

12 Steps Toward Home Ownership

Here are 12 steps for people who are dreaming of a new home for the holidays. #1: Understand Your Numbers Future home buyers should take the […]
September 11, 2017

Lisa Whitman’s Secrets to Success.

This week we find out Lisa Whitman’s Secrets to Success. How Lisa started in the mortgage business, what are her secrets to success and the one […]
August 8, 2017

Why do I need a Real Estate Appraisal?

One of the most confusing aspects of obtaining a mortgage can be the appraisal process. Most people think that because a home sold for a certain […]
June 16, 2017
5 ways Realtors® can make their marketing blast off in July.

5 ways Realtors® can make their marketing blast off in July.

5 ways Realtors® can make their marketing blast off in July. The Fourth of July is a special holiday that we all enjoy as Americans. Exceptional […]
May 15, 2017
What are Closing Costs?

What are Closing Costs?

What are Closing Costs? Many new first time home buyers don’t realize what kind of costs that can be associated with a mortgage.  Whether they select […]
April 28, 2017

Michigan 203K Loan Program Options

What is a 203K loan? Dave: This week we had a special guest John Leach Branch Manager of Mortgage 1 lakeside office John is our 203k […]
March 10, 2017
The Doctor Loan

The Doctor Loan has a Long History in The United States.

The Doctor Loan has a long history in the United States.  First offered to attract new physicians to growing towns in the Wild West, they have […]
March 2, 2017

What are Interest Rates Right Now?

What are interest rates right now? It has more to do with the borrower than the lender. 5 Ways Borrowers Impact Their Interest Rates. 1. Credit […]
February 24, 2017
What is included in closing costs?

What is included in closing costs?

Many first time home buyers are surprised that they need more than just “down payment money” to buy a home. Government regulations have created many costs associated […]
February 14, 2017
Smooth Sailing through the mortgage process

10 Steps toward a smooth mortgage transaction.

10 Steps toward a smooth mortgage transaction. Navigating the Mortgage Process has never been more difficult than it is now.  The Lending Professionals at Mortgage 1 […]