Windmills and Mortgage Tax Credits?? If you’ve ever driven into the Silicone Valley from I-5 south of Stockton, you’ve driven over the Altamont Pass. It’s an interesting place where the Rolling Stones played a concert and hired the Hell’s Angles to act as security. It didn’t work out to well. Then in the late 1970s [...]
There is nothing worse than loosing out on a home because you could not provide a strong pre-approval letter. Listing agents are starting to demand not only strong pre-approval letters that specifically mention what steps the lender has taken, but proof of funds and even Fannie Mae approval printouts!
You would have to be living in a cave to not notice that the mortgage industry is in turmoil. At lease that’s what it seems if you read the papers or watch the news. If you didn’t know better you would be under the impression that it’s almost impossible to get financing for a home, [...]