Yesterday I had the pleasure to be on the Hurdie Burk Radio Network. In the last seven years in mortgage lending that was probably one of the coolest things I have done. You would think that talking about finance and mortgage lending for an hour would be boring but Hurdie kept it very entertaining.
Needless to say, I am very impressed and if you didn’t get a chance to listen HERE is a copy of the recording.
Too often people get too comfortable with the their mortgage broker that they are not open to getting a second opinion on the quotes that they are receiving for their new mortgage. People shop around all the time for new cars, their house, their insurance but rarely on the actual mortgage.
Here’s the inside scoop on how to shop for a mortgage!
The main question is not whether you’d be better off in the long run by renting or owning a home… that answer is obvious.
The main question is: What are the risks?
There are many pitfalls you can avoid when you are in the market to buy a new home. Here are just a few tips and strategies to help you prepare for success:
Mortgage planning is the process of utilizing the right mortgage strategies to achieve your life goals.
The mortgage planning process is different than the typical “shopping for a mortgage” experience.
The typical shopping for a mortgage experience includes: