First-Time Buyers

September 7, 2021

Michigan Home Buying and Mortgage Trends for Fall 2021

What can home buyers in Michigan expect during Fall 2021? In this post, we’ll look at five home buying trends and what’s causing them. Are you smitten with the mitten? If you’re looking for a house in Michigan this fall, you’re not alone – the […]
August 16, 2021

5 Ways Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) Benefits Home Buyers

Private mortgage insurance, or PMI, seems like just one more annoying addition to your mortgage. But it comes with some surprising benefits to the home buyer. Find out what PMI’s benefits are in this article. You’re shopping around for a home loan and you get […]
August 4, 2021

What You Need to Know About MSHDA First-Time Home Buyer Assistance Programs

Looking for a little help with your downpayment? If you’re buying a home in Michigan, MSHDA’s first-time home buyers loan program might be exactly what you need. If you’re a first-time home buyer, getting enough money for a down payment can seem like a major […]
July 27, 2021

What Is a Mortgage Lender?

Are you trying to get real estate financing figured out? There are a lot of options out there – including mortgage lenders, mortgage brokers, and retail lenders. In this post, we answer “What is a mortgage lender?” and four other questions you might have about […]