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.

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!

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.

Buy a new home, even if you are upside-down on your current home loan!


Many Homeowners want to buy their dream home, but think they can’t because they are underwater on their current home.  Watch as I explain how it can be possible to make a move anyway!

Why did my home loan quote today change from yesterday?


How come you get a quote from a lender on Monday, and when you call back to lock on Tuesday, the rate is different?  Here’s a great explanation on what may have caused the change.

Why the HARP 2.0 refinance program affects EVERYONE!


Maybe I’m a broken record, but you all need to tell your family and friends about the HARP refinance program.  It might save their home, and your home’s value.  Watch as I explain why!!

Mortgage market over-correction, or a sign of things to come?


In the past two days, mortgage rates have risen across the board by an average of 1/4%.  This is significant and affects buying power & payments.  Will this continue?  Watch today as I give my predictions!