Avoiding Credit Mistakes when Applying for a Mortgage

Wednesday, November 06

When a homebuyer is in the market to buy a house, looking for the perfect home can be very exciting. When you need a mortgage to buy a home, obtaining that mortgage can be stressful. While you don't want to make any mistakes when it comes to choosing the right home, you also want to avoid mis...

Buying HOA Foreclosures

Sunday, October 06

With property values rising, many investors have moved away from the fix and flip market because the profit margins are no longer wide enough to invest the time and money. With interest rates remaining low, the average rent prices continue to be higher than average mortgage payments; however, ...

FHA PFS Program Changes

Monday, September 30

Recently we wrote about FHA's 'Post Housing Crisis' program. FHA recognized the hardships homeowners faced during the downturn of the economy and implemented a new program for borrowers who could show their hardship was caused by either a job loss or income loss; the impact to their credit was...

Controversy over HUDs Arm's Length Policy

Monday, September 30

When HUD announced its most recent changes to the Pre-Foreclosure Sale (PFS) guidelines that take effect on October 1, 2013, the changes that pertained to their Arm's Length policy spiked a quick and concerned response from the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). In response to HUD's ne...

Easy Tips to make your Home Show like a Dream!

Sunday, September 22

If you have been paying attention to the housing market here in Colorado Springs, you are aware that the inventory of quality homes is down. The majority of the houses on the market are distressed properties and many of these have undesirable cosmetic issues. If you want to sell your home in t...

Homebuyers - Mistakes to Avoid

Sunday, September 22

If you are in the market to buy a home, now is the time. Economic facts show that home prices are rising but still affordable, and interest rates are the lowest they have been in years. Low home inventories are pushing prices up and the market is beginning to shift to a seller's market. If you...