Archive for August, 2014

Another Opportunity to Refinance

Just a quick update… This past week has been very unusual for mortgage rates – Mortgage rates defied odds and edged down to the lowest point in seven months, even as some economic reports show that the U.S. economy is growing. Who knew.

For those of you who may have missed the opportunity to refinance last year, this is a good a time get your paperwork in order and lock in ...

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Fresh Approaches to Private Residential Real Estate Lending

We are beginning to see paradigm shifts in housing finance. A few new companies are bringing fresh approaches to private residential real estate lending and the programs are geared to those who have less than 20% down payment. Below are two variations of the equity sharing programs and a third option called “Intra Family Lending” where family members are becoming mini-lenders (not the same as gifting funds). All three are ...

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