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Tips for First Time Homebuyers

February 7, 2019 9:11 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

12 Tips for First Time Homebuyers 1. Start saving for your down payment as early as possible Even though there are many options that allow as low as a 5% down payment, it is significantly better to have more money up front than less. Be sure to know how much home you can afford before... Read More »


Conventional Loan Limits Increase to $484,350

November 28, 2018 4:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Conventional Loan Limits Increase to $484,350 The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently announced that the maximum conventional loan limits have increased nearly 7%. The new 2019 base loan limit will be $484,350. This may help increase eligibility for home buyers. Trulend Mortgage is accepting new applications with the increased 2019 loan limits. 2019 General Loan Limits Units... Read More »


Save $3000 on Closing Costs with Trulend Mortgage

November 14, 2018 5:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Everything is Better Together Enjoy $3,000 toward closings costs when you choose Trulend Mortgage as your mortgage provider on your new Truland Home. Contact our home loan experts to discuss your pre-qualification options today!   *This is not a commitment to lend. Information is subject to change without notice. **Trulend Mortgage must be the lender... Read More »


100% Financing Options

July 24, 2018 7:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

100% Home Financing Options There are several zero down payment mortgage options for home buyers with good credit and a steady income. Some examples of a no down payment / zero down mortgage program may include: USDA Rural Development Loans VA Loans for veterans, active duty service members, and spouses Wondering if you are qualified... Read More »


What Does a Title Company Do?

June 29, 2018 6:57 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What is a Title Company? When you purchase property,  you don’t want to pay for real estate that doesn’t actually belong to the seller. A title company helps to ensure you don’t! A title company reviews the real estate transaction to legitimize that the property for sale truly belongs to the seller.  The Title Company then issues title insurance... Read More »


What is a FICO score?

June 28, 2018 7:21 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What is a FICO score and why do lenders need it? origin of fico score: Back in 1956, an engineer named William Fair and a mathematician named Earl Isaac came up with a formula to calculate the first credit scoring system. This calculation measures a consumer’s credit risk and has become a fixture in consumer... Read More »