Apr 10 2017

Your home is an investment you can use for financial purposes in the future. For example, some seniors 62 and older take out reverse mortgages, while others take out home loans. But you may find that you need access to extra financing during specific scenarios. That could mean your best option is a Home Equity […]

Apr 6 2017

Spring has arrived, and along with it, increased storm chances in much of the US (especially the midwest and southeast). Whether your home is in an area that gets strong spring storms, tornadoes, or high winds, preparing it for these events can help prevent damage. Here are six things you can do to prepare your […]

Apr 5 2017

Are you a retiree who wants to build your financial safety net? If so, you may want to consider a reverse mortgage! Reverse mortgages let Americans 62-and-up convert part of their home equity (wealth) into cash, a monthly check, or a line of credit. This could help retirees prepare for unexpected costs like medical bills […]

Apr 4 2017

March was another busy month in the mortgage industry. Here are some recent news articles and highlights: Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rates for Second Time in Three Months The Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate for the second time in three months and signaled that any further hikes this year will be gradual. Key […]

Apr 3 2017

If you’re a homeowner (or planning on becoming one), you probably desire a quiet home. And compared to apartment buildings, standalone homes are usually quieter. However, a quiet home is is not always the case. Whether it’s noise from nearby traffic, railroads, airplanes, or your child’s stereo, there are many ways to experience annoying noise […]