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Oct 27, 2022
trick or treaters
Halloween is almost here! Soon kids will be wandering through neighborhoods to get their fill of candy. While you put the final touches on your Halloween decor and get ready for the big night, there are a few things you need to know. Watch our video below to ensure your home is prepared for these […]
Oct 20, 2022
Florida Recovery Program
Open Mortgage announced today a new program offering Florida homeowners and families in Hurricane Ian’s disaster area numerous options to replace, renovate or upgrade their homes with affordable, flexible financing options that, in many cases, can be approved with no money down. “Florida is home to 9 of our branch offices and dozens of our […]
Oct 20, 2022
mom and daughter in front of fire
The arrival of cooler temperatures suggests we will soon knock the rust off our heaters. Using appliances for heat can be more efficient than heating an entire home, but they can also lead to fires. Preventing fire accidents can come down to preparation and knowledge of fire safety. In this quick video, we will show […]
Oct 13, 2022
installing insulation
The fall season is quickly approaching, and now is the time to weatherproof your home for a comfortable autumn and winter. Prepare to combat cold temperatures As temperatures cool, it’s important to make sure your home can get warm quickly and stay warm. Ensure you have the proper insulation in your attic and under the […]
Oct 6, 2022
fall-colored livingrooms
Home staging is an important factor when you are ready to sell. Selling your home during the fall season provides a distinctive opportunity to increase your home’s appeal. This video will show you simple and effective ways to show your home with a bit of fall flair.
Sep 29, 2022
Scott and Tana Gordon
The Dream Come True Foundation announced today Austin-based mortgage lender Open Mortgage and founders Scott and Tana Gordon as the inaugural recipients of the newly established “Impact Award”, with an award recognition to be held on Sunday, Oct. 2. Open Mortgage and the Gordons have partnered with The Dream Come True Foundation during the past […]
Sep 28, 2022
couple on couch
If your fixed income and expenses are making you second guess your retirement date, you need a new retirement solution. A Reverse Mortgage is an answer that can help save your retirement. With a Reverse Mortgage, you can stay in your home without selling by taking equity out of your home. Watch this short video […]
Sep 21, 2022
couple in front of computer
Summertime is the busy season for homebuyers with children. But, if you are a dual-income couple without kids, fall can be the best time to buy for you. To learn why you should consider fall rather than wait till next summer to buy, watch our video.
Sep 14, 2022
couple outside
A Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) is a well-established tool for retirement-age homeowners looking to add more financial flexibility to their future. These loans, often referred to as a reverse mortgage, offer a way to capitalize on a home’s equity without having to part with the property. The eligibility requirements for a HECM include a […]
Sep 7, 2022
couple hugging
The Millennial generation is known for taking a nontraditional approach to many aspects of life. Due to student loan debt, Millennials are protective of their financial security and require ways to balance their debt with income through the renting and sharing culture. If you are interested in a non-conventional way of owning a home, watch […]