Central Oregon Log Home Info Central Oregon has a lot of great log homes for sale. Log homes are thought to be priced higher than a standard frame built home. There are log homes in many price ranges. They are more expensive to build, and take a lot of time, precision, labor and attention to […]
Bank Owned Home vs Traditional Sale
Traditional sale vs bank owned homes – plus your list of bank owned homes for – La Pine, Three Rivers South and Sunriver as of October 1, 2010
Riverfront Property Searches and Info
Waterfront homes are one of the most sought after properties in Central Oregon. Central Oregon offers many choices of riverfront property. Pricing, style, age and type of home varies as much as the bends of the rivers. Search For Riverfront Properties The Big Deschutes River is navigational by motor boat, it is the widest and […]
FHA Is For More Than The First Time Home Buyer
Did you know that an FHA loan is not just for first time home buyers? It is a myth that FHA home loans are only for the first time home buyer. Today, we are going to take a look at what our friends over at Home Loan Ninja have to say about FHA loans. FHA […]
100% Financing Central Oregon
Did you know you can still obtain 100% financing? Most of Central Oregon falls into the areas allowed for a USDA home loan (with the exception of the City Limits of Bend). Although the funds are not always available it is a choice you should always talk to your lender about.
What is DTI – Debt to Income
Confused about what DTI is for your loan process – video explains this term and many more. Debt to Income has a top and a bottom, make sure you know what the experts are talking about Home Loan Ninjas explain DTI very simply.
The Short Sale and The Buyer
A short sale on the buyer’s end should be thought of as a traditional sale, you have a buyer that is wanting to purchase a home, a seller wanting to sell a home. The only difference at this stage is that the seller can not sell the home at the sales price without the bank’s approval.
Short Sale Seller's Do Your Home Work
More and more short sales are closing successfully as of late. My personal opinion is that the banks have finally found ways to at least attempt to process the volume they are seeing and that sellers and real estate professionals are educating themselves on what works and what does not. A short sale is a […]
Looking at More Than The Price of a Home!
Understanding what your payment will include in home ownership, can and will make purchasing a home less frustrating and smoother in the long run. Being prepared as you start your home and loan search is the best advice anyone can give you. Give me a call, I can help prepare you for this exciting time of your life.
Did You Miss The Tax Credit? No Worries
Although you may feel like you lost out on a bigger tax return, what would you do with that return? Most of you, if you were honest with yourselves, would spend it in less than a week. The new big screen TV, a newer car, a vacation or carpet for the new house. Am I wrong?