Category: Financing

7 Ways to Qualify for a Commercial Real Estate Loan

How to Qualify for a Commercial Real Estate Loan Many real estate investors follow the old adage of “use other people’s money” when building their commercial real estate, or CRE, portfolio. Since CRE deals are usually not owner-occupied properties the financing for these deals vary and do not come with […]

Paperwork You Need When Buying a Home

Paperwork You Need When Buying a Home

While the home buying process is exciting, applying for a mortgage can be time-consuming. Paperwork is a big part of the mortgage process and the better prepared you are, the more likely it is to go well. In fact, if you are considering getting preapproved for a mortgage, lining the […]

Types of VA Loans

Types of VA Loans

Before you can get a VA loan or a VA-backed loan through the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, you’ll first apply for a Certificate of Eligibility (COE). You must have served a certain number of days, depending on when you served, and you must have an honorable discharge if you are a […]

Common Mortgage Mistakes to Avoid

Common Mortgage Mistakes to Avoid

One of the biggest hurdles people face when looking for a home is applying for a mortgage. While applying for a mortgage is relatively straightforward, finding favorable terms might be more challenging. Many buyers are surprised by how broad the terms of a mortgage might be. With this in mind, […]