Pre-qualified vs. Pre-approved. What’s the difference?

Before jumping headfirst into the housing market, a prospective homebuyer will have a general idea of where they want to live, how they want to live and how much home they can afford. And when you start to shop around for a lender and look at mortgage options, you’ll begin to hear the terms pre-approvalContinue reading “Pre-qualified vs. Pre-approved. What’s the difference?”

VA loans: What to know about funding fees and closing costs

By Mitch MitchelL – MORTGAGE SENSE Coming up with a down payment for a new home is often the thing that keeps people from taking the leap from renter to homeowner in the first place. That’s why US veterans, active-duty service members, National Guard and reservists who may not have saved up enough for aContinue reading “VA loans: What to know about funding fees and closing costs”

5 tips to improve your credit score in 2021

By Mitch Mitchell – MORTGAGE SENSE – JANUARY 20, 2021 If 2021 is the year you’re going to make the leap to becoming a first-time home buyer, we’re rooting for you. But before you go out and start house-hunting, remember that the initial step is to get pre-approved for a home loan. To do that, you’llContinue reading “5 tips to improve your credit score in 2021”

Keller Williams Realty & Project Destined

DONATE TODAY! https://gf.me/u/y8fs23 KW NY Tri-State/Manhattan Region and Project Destined (PD) are joining forces to empower a new generation of leaders in real estate, transforming Black and minority youth into owners and stakeholders in the communities in which they live, work and play. Together, we are building a work-based education platform that provides a pathwayContinue reading “Keller Williams Realty & Project Destined”