Tag Archive: getting a mortgage

Credit Card Mistakes That Can Keep You From Getting a Mortgage

April 6, 2015 by Leave a comment

If you’ve worked consistently for the past two years, and you’ve been saving your pennies for a downpayment and closing costs, you may feel nothing can stand in your way of qualifying for a mortgage. And in all likelihood, you’re the ideal candidate. However, what you may not realize is that certain credit card habits... View Article

Read More

A Guide to Getting Your First Mortgage

February 16, 2015 by Leave a comment

Fortunately, buying your first place doesn’t have to be an uphill battle. Preparation is key, and if you take the following steps, getting your first mortgage might be a breeze. 1. Pay all your bills on time  A mortgage loan is a big commitment. Before a lender approves your application, the bank will review your... View Article

Read More