Thursday, June 17, 2021

3 Steps To A Smooth Home Purchase Closing

With the help of the OVM Financial Blog, we're wrapping up our in-depth guide to help first-time home buyers (and home buyers in general) lay the groundwork to purchase their ideal home. We've recommended...

For 1st-Time Home Buyers, A Good Realtor Is A Must

It's surprising how many people think real estate agents' value only applies when selling a home. With the insghts of the OVM Financial Blog, we're continuing our series to help potential first-time home buyers...

Here’s How Renting Will Help You Buy That First Home

We’re continuing our series to help folks become first-time home buyers in a year or less. But this week we have what may seem like an unusual suggestion.  Take advantage of your rental situation...

Low Down Payment Solutions For 1st Time Home Buyers

We continue our Finance Friday series on helping future first-time home buyers achieve their big goal, with the help of the OVM Financial Blog. This week our focus is on finding and qualifying for...

Building The Credit Profile To Finance Your New Home

With the help of the OVM Financial Blog, we’re taking the next few weeks to help future first-time house buyers do the advance planning that will give them peace-of-mind and a clear path to...

5 Hurdles First-Time Home Buyers Face

It’s no secret that the housing market is hitting on all cylinders at the moment.  New neighborhoods are springing up in the region and sellers can often choose from multiple potential buyers.  Whether you...

What’s A Good Mortgage Credit Score & How Do I Get One?

When it comes to credit scores, it’s been said that “everyone has a number, so you might as well have a good one.” Credit scores determine your “cost of money,” and are factors in...

Why Does My Mortgage Credit Score Not Match My Free Scores?

A borrower’s credit rating plays a pivotal role in his or her ability to secure an attractive loan.  In addition to overall approval, the rate and duration of the loan can be affected by...

New Fannie Mae Policies Make Home Buying Easier

Back in June, we mentioned that Fannie Mae was on the verge taking some big steps to loosen some of its lending restrictions. The time has come, for new guidelines involving income, assets and credit...

5 Loan Qualification Factors For First Time Home Buyers

Buying that first home can be exciting, but also a little confusing and stressful.  It's always a good idea to work with an experienced loan officer as part of your home buying team. He...

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