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Budgeting Tips for Successful Mortgage Repayment

Budgeting Tips for Successful Mortgage Repayment

If you’re like other homeowners, then your loan payment probably takes up the majority of your paycheck—but think of all the things you could pay for if you were mortgage-free. In this article, we’re going to give you some budgeting tips that will let you pay off your...

Navigating Jumbo Loans in New Jersey’s Real Estate Landscape

Navigating Jumbo Loans in New Jersey’s Real Estate Landscape

In the competitive and thriving real estate market of New Jersey, purchasing a high-value property can be a challenging feat. For those eyeing luxury homes that exceed the conventional loan limits, jumbo loans emerge as a financial lifeline. Let’s delve into the...

VA Loans: Top Misconceptions Debunked

VA Loans: Top Misconceptions Debunked

After honoring and remembering our veterans last month on November 11th, 2023, we decided to take a closer look at VA loans. While VA loans are an important program that allows veterans to become homeowners, many misconceptions surround VA loans. These misconceptions...

Your Guide to Refinancing Your Mortgage in New Jersey

Your Guide to Refinancing Your Mortgage in New Jersey

If you are thinking about refinancing your mortgage, there are several things to keep in mind. Top Reasons to Refinance Your Mortgage What makes people want to refinance their mortgage in the first place? Refinancing offers the following benefits: Alleviating the...

Avoid Home Buying Regrets: Top 4 Common Mistakes Homebuyers Make

Avoid Home Buying Regrets: Top 4 Common Mistakes Homebuyers Make

As the age-old saying asserts, a house is a man's castle. However, it's also an investment that demands considerable thought, financial planning, and foresight. Navigating the unpredictable terrain of the real estate market, particularly in the current ecosystem of...

A First-Time Homebuyer’s Guide to Financial Options

A First-Time Homebuyer’s Guide to Financial Options

Buying a home can be quite similar to getting married: you feel butterflies in your stomach and a mix of fear, excitement, and even a bit of anxiety. However, unlike your wedding day, you need to rein in those emotions and keep your eyes peeled to buy your dream...

Tips & Strategies for Navigating the Challenging Real Estate Market

Tips & Strategies for Navigating the Challenging Real Estate Market

Thermometers around the world aren’t the only ones hitting off-the-chart temperatures this summer; the U.S. housing market is boiling-hot. Stubborn, soaring home prices, and ratcheting-up mortgage rates have rocketed the real estate market. Although homebuyers saw a...

Rocket, UWM 1% down products – mortgage giants go head-to-head

Rocket, UWM 1% down products – mortgage giants go head-to-head

The inspiration to launch the program is to help consumers buy homes, he said, without mention of rival UWM: “I’m in the business of changing people’s lives,” Fawaz said. “This is a program that can change American lives. It hasn’t been a kind market for any of us,...

Mortgage application decline continues amid economic turmoil

Mortgage application decline continues amid economic turmoil

Application volume for mortgage loans declined for the third consecutive week against an increasingly cloudy economic backdrop, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported today. MBA’s Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage applications, slumped 3.7% on a...