VA Mortgage Loans | Essentials Veterans Need To Know

VA Mortgage Loans | Essentials Veterans Need To Know

This weekend, we honor the brave men and women who have selflessly served our country. Veterans form an important and cherished part of our society, and when they leave military service, they deserve the respect and care of the society whose freedoms they have...
The Appraisal Process | 4 Realities For Sellers

The Appraisal Process | 4 Realities For Sellers

One of the final and perhaps most nerve-wracking stage of selling your home is ensuring that the buyer’s mortgage clears. A crucial element of this process is the appraisal, when a home appraiser steps in to estimate the cost of your home for the lender. Here are...
Fannie Mae | The Debt-To-Income Ratio

Fannie Mae | The Debt-To-Income Ratio

As REALTORS® at Showcase, we believe that homeownership should be available to all Americans, and that American institutions should do all they can to make this happen. Though many younger and lower-income citizens may wonder whether they even qualify to purchase a...
Low Appraisals and Cash Buying | The Added Edge

Low Appraisals and Cash Buying | The Added Edge

Since the housing crash, the national real estate market learned a lot of lessons and has acquired an overall more cautious atmosphere. An intriguing new trend of wariness is cropping up among mortgage appraisers, influenced by the ghost of the last housing boom and...