Category Home Loans & Financing

Are Lenders Keeping Interest Rates Higher Than They Should Be?

According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, lenders might be artificially keeping interest rates higher than they should be. Mortgage rates are averaging as low as 3.37, over 3 percentage points lower than they were four years ago when the Fed began taking drastic steps to lower the interest rate. While these […]

Lender Named to Austin’s Top 10 List!

Congratulations to an excellent mortgage lender I have had the privilege of doing business with here in Austin, Stuart Napier of Wells Fargo! Stuart was named #7 on the Austin Business Journal’s Top 10 list of mortgage producers in Austin in 2011. Click here for the link to the article- Top 10 Mortgage Producers Congratulations […]

Top 5 VA Home Loan Questions

What are the benefits of VA Loans? VA loans require $0 down payment and do not requireĀ mortgageĀ insurance. This alone can save you almost $200 a month on a $200,000 loan! VA loans also allow for all closing costs to be paid by the seller and credit scores as low as 620. Those who qualify can […]