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January 12, 2023

The Benefits of Homeownership

Owning a home is a quintessential part of the American dream. Homes give families a sense of security and belonging. Homes are where holidays are celebrated and memories are made. Homeownership has a variety of practical benefits, too: Building equity: As you make mortgage payments, […]
January 5, 2023
Loans from Mortgage 1 for First-Time Home Buyers

Loans from Mortgage 1 for First-Time Home Buyers

Mortgage 1 offers multiple loan options for first-time home buyers. These include: FHA loans: These loans are backed by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and are available to first-time home buyers with low credit scores. They require a down payment of at least 3.5% of […]
December 1, 2021

First Time Homebuyers’ Checklist: 5 Things to Do, 5 Things to Avoid

Confused about the do’s and don’ts of buying a home? We look at 10 things a homebuyer should know before they think about putting in an offer. There are some things it’s okay to purchase on impulse. A home or any piece of real estate […]
November 23, 2021

Changing Lives Is What Inspires Mortgage 1 Loan Officer Lindsey Smith

Whether it’s hitting the beach or one of Michigan’s many trails or just hanging out with family and friends, Lindsey Smith is always up for an adventure. And that’s how she got her start in the mortgage industry – and landed one of the state’s […]