July 2018

7 Things You Need to Know About an FHA Loan

July 11, 2018 | Blog

What is an FHA loan? An FHA loan is a type of government-backed mortgage insured by the Federal Housing Administration, a branch of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD. FHA borrowers pay for mortgage insurance, which protects the lender from a loss if the borrower defaults on the loan. Comparing FHA loans vs. […]

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Mortgage Rates in the U.S. Continue to Fall

July 9, 2018 | Blog

U.S. mortgage rates dropped again this week marking drops in five of the last six weeks, according to Freddie Mac. The 30-year fixed mortgage averaged 4.52 percent for the week ending July 5, down from 4.55 percent the previous week. A year ago, mortgage rates stood at 3.96 percent. Low mortgage rates have aided U.S. […]

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5 Ways Inventive Recipes for your 4th of July Hot dogs

July 2, 2018 | Blog

With the Fourth of July quickly approaching, grills all across the country are getting ready to heat up. Burgers and hot dogs are always Fourth of July crowd pleasers, but how can you make your barbecue the standout in your neighborhood? Try these twists on the classic hot dog to surprise friends, family, and hungry […]

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