Let’s Talk Loan Options: VA Home Loans

May 22, 2020 by Leave a comment

History: On this Memorial Day Weekend, we honor the men and women of the United States who put everything on the line to protect our country and the freedom we hold. In 1944, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the VA loan into law helping Veterans achieve the American dream. In 1970, under President Nixon, the... View Article

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Let’s Talk Loan Options: USDA

April 10, 2020 by Leave a comment

History: Just like the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development executive order was created during the Great Depression to help less fortunate families relocate. It wasn’t until the fall of 1994 that the USDA Development Department was created to help administer the USDA Home Loan Program for rural... View Article

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Dear those learning a new normal,

March 24, 2020 by Leave a comment

The world as we know it has completely changed in just a matter of days. This has resulted in many of us learning a new skill set to effectively work from home or how to socially distance ourselves. As citizens of the United States, we are all in this together (just as Ashley Tisdale’s TikTok... View Article

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Let’s Talk Loan Options: FHA Loan

March 12, 2020 by Leave a comment

History: Mortgages are not a one size fits all financial investment. As we learned in the History of Mortgages, FHA loans were created in response to the financial crisis of Great Depression. FHA loans, provided by the Federal Housing Administration, were the first mortgage product available to citizens that provided a fixed rate, were self-amortizing,... View Article

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History of Mortgages

February 10, 2020 by Leave a comment

Buying a home is no easy task. With the low rates that we’re seeing across the industry, we can’t help but think of how mortgages came to be. Before we get started on where mortgages originated, we should cover what the term “mortgage” actually means. The word “mortgage” actually comes from two Latin words meaning... View Article

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Total Mortgage Services Emerges as Fastest Growing Mortgage Lender in Massachusetts

September 4, 2019 by Leave a comment

MILFORD, CT / ACCESSWIRE / August 27, 2019 / Total Mortgage Services, a nation-wide mortgage lender based in Connecticut, has recently been named the fastest growing mortgage company in Massachusetts through the first six months of the year, posting a YoY growth rate of 875%, according to The Warren Group, publisher of Banker & Tradesman. The... View Article

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