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Interest Rates Rise, but More Loan Programs Are Coming to the Market

As interest rates continue to rise in the United States, reaching its highest point since 2014, potential homebuyers are really starting to worry about how the rest of 2018 is going to work out for them during the home buying process. With higher than average home prices, inflation worries, and an unstable market it is […]

Housing Affordability Getting Worse in 2018

With rising interest rates, inventory shortages, and  high buyer demands housing affordability is looking pretty grim. I wish we could say that things will soon be better, but according to the National Association of REALTORS, mortgage rates will reach 4.5% by the second half of 2018 while housing markets across America are seeing surges in […]

The Four Most Common Low-or-No Down Payment Mortgages Used By First-Time Home Buyers

The four most common low-or- no down payment mortgages used by first- time homebuyers are a FHA loan, a VA loan, the USDA loan and the Conventional 97 loan.  FHA Loan – FHA Loans only require a down payment of 3.5% of the home’s purchase price. The Federal Housing Administration insures each loan and features lower underwriting standards and […]

Low-or-No Down Payment Options for First Time Homebuyer

The greatest obstacle in purchasing a home today is a mortgage down payment, but it doesn’t have to be, especially for first-time homebuyers. Many are unaware of all the resources that are available through the private sector and even some government provided assistance. This article will outline several different types of zero-or- low down payment […]

Usher Financial Group Joins Forces with Nextview Loans

Nextview Loans (NVL), a division of Finance of America LLC is excited to announce the opening of their first retail mortgage office in Auburn with Barry Pearson. Barry is a 20 year veteran of the mortgage industry.

Nextview Loans Expands Leadership Team

Nextview Loans (NVL), a division of Finance of America LLC is excited to announce the opening of their first retail mortgage office in Auburn with Barry Pearson. Barry is a 20 year veteran of the mortgage industry.

Nextview Loans Opens Roseville Office With Char Ruppel

Nextview Loans (NVL), a division of Finance of America LLC is excited to announce the opening of their first retail mortgage office in Auburn with Barry Pearson. Barry is a 20 year veteran of the mortgage industry.

Paying Rent? Don’t Let Rising Rents Trap You

There are many benefits to home-ownership. One of the top reasons is being able to protect yourself from rising rents while locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage.

Homeownership is a Great Investment

In 2011, 19% of Americans thought Real Estate was the best long term investment. In 2016, the number moved up to 35%. This is an absolutely huge shift in perception.

The 3 Yr Cost Of Waiting To Buy According to Realtor.com is $54,879

The report estimates that, based on today’s dollars, the average purchaser would accumulate $217,726 in increased wealth over a 30-year period as a homeowner. What does this mean to someone sitting on the fence waiting to buy?