Archive for February, 2019

Preapproval: What It Is

February 25th, 2019 by bmecker

Preapproval is one of the most important steps in the homebuying process, in most cases, it’s even the first step. People who are interested in buying a house can often approach a mortgage lender, who will then check their credit history, verify their income, and then provide assurances they would be able to get a […]

How to Refinance

February 22nd, 2019 by bmecker

If you’ve made the decision to refinance your house, you’ll first want to take into account how much interest you’ve already paid on your old loan and how much you’ll pay with the refinance. Loans are front-loaded with interest, so the longer you’ve been paying, the more each payment is going toward paying off the […]

Why You Might Want to Refinance

February 13th, 2019 by bmecker

Buying a house is difficult, tough process – but, you made it through! Now, perhaps just a few years later, you’re ready to refinance your mortgage. You may be surprised to find that it’s not a couple-of-emails-and-a-phone-call-or-two process. In fact, there may be more paperwork involved this time around than when you first bought your […]