Greece and Fed Reserve just handed U.S. housing market a gift


The recent elections in Greece and comments by the Federal Reserve have given our housing market a gift, at least temporarily.  Watch today’s video to find out what happened and how you can benefit from this!

Some things are more important than your mortgage rate – Seriously!


If you are shopping for a home loan, you MUST know the right way to compare lenders, and how to choose the best rate/fee structure for your needs.  In some cases, the lowest mortgage rate isn’t always the best choice … watch today’s video to find out why!

Portland real estate prices JUMP 7%, and more FHA changes coming!


RMLS released a report on Friday that showed over 7% gain on sold home prices from May 2011 to May 2012 … proving the Portland real estate market is heating up! Also, there are more FHA loan changes coming this week – watch for details.

The Greek Impact on U.S. Housing Market


BIG NEWS coming out of Greece this weekend, as its citizens vote on whether to exit the European Union. The outcome could have a major impact on U.S. borrowing rates for mortgages and other credit. Watch this video for details!

Repairs can affect your home purchase and mortgage loan!


When you buy a home, and repairs are needed, it’s important to make sure your Sales Agreement is written the right way. Here’s a few tips on what your mortgage lender will expect, and how to make your home loan process go smoother!

Top 10 Reasons to Buy a Home right now!


This is one of the most pivotal times in our history, and a major opportunity for home-buying. Watch this video as I give you the top reasons for you to get into the marketplace … whether this is your first purchase, or 35th!

FHA streamline refinance mortgage insurance drops dramatically!


FHA finally did something right … they are reducing the mortgage-insurance cost for borrowers who qualify for a streamline refinance. If you or someone you know currently has an FHA loan in the mid 4’s or higher, have them contact me now!

Not locking your Home Loan can cost you Thousands!


When mortgage rates drop, many people make the mistake of taking too long to “shop around”, or waiting to lock a rate. If the market shifts quickly, a delay can cost you thousands. Watch today’s video to find out why!

Market action causes lowest mortgage rates in history!


Unemployment numbers and issues in Europe this week have just caused U.S. mortgage rates to drop again to the lowest level in history. Even if you bought a home or refinanced in past two years, this is a big enough drop to warrant doing it again!

Why you should prioritize Housing over Stock Market


Did you know that the return-on-investment in housing can crush what you can expect to earn in the stock market? It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure this out. Watch today’s video for details. Mortgage rates holding at 60yr record lows!

Home Affordability Jumps with Record Low Mortgage Rates!


Did you know that right now, more people can afford to buy a home, than any previous time in history? Record low rates, and home values are helping many go from renting to owning!

Average homeowner using HARP 2.0 saves over $300 per month!


For those of you that have already seen my HARP 2.0 video below … good for you!  There has been many questions about the program, so I felt it was useful to send out again.  Forward this to anyone you know who is underwater on their home loan!

FYI, the average client using this program is saving $300-$500 PER MONTH off their current payment … incredible!

Refinancing will Change or even Save your life!


Did you know that a simple action can forever change your life, and possibly even save it?  It’s true!  Watch today’s video as I give the details … you might be surprised!  Mortgage rates at new record low.

Everything is Improving in Housing – new record low mortgage rates!


Mortgage Rates just hit a new record low today, and everything else seems to be improving in housing. Realtor income rose for first time in 5 years, and the Home Affordability Index just hit a new all-time high. Great time to buy!

Home Repairs Required by Lender for a Mortgage Loan


Home Buyers ask me all the time about what repairs will be required before closing their home purchase. Here’s a list of the most common items, and a few strategies on how to pay for those. Mortgage Rates at Record Lows right now!