How to Get Fast Loan Approval

Our lives are so fast-paced in every other area, that we want fast results when it comes time to buy a house, too. The main way to fast-forward the mortgage approval process is to get organized and gather up necessary information before meeting with your lender: A list of your bank account numbers, copies of …

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Is title insurance needed for a newly built home?

I’m buying a newly built home, do I need title insurance? With the construction of a new home, special title problems for the lender and owner could occur. You are not the first owner of the property. There were probably many prior owners of the unimproved land. You don’t want problems or liabilities from previous …

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Industry’s Shadow Inventory of Distressed Homes Shrinks

Housing has become an industry afraid of its shadows. That shadow inventory of repossessed and soon-to-be repossessed homes has professionals from every side of the business worried about the impact such a sizeable volume of distress will have on property values and overall market fundamentals. But according to Standard & Poor’s (S&P), the obscurity hiding …

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