Credit Score Myths

credit score myths

 

We’ve all heard of them – the credit score myths that pop up just when you’re getting ready to apply for a home loan.

Why is it important to care about your credit score? Lenders use credit scores to evaluate how likely you are to repay a loan in a timely manner. The higher your credit score, the better you look as a borrower to potential lenders.

Here are the most common credit score myths I hear from prospective buyers: Read more

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What First Time Home Buyers Need to Know

what first time home buyers need to know

 

I work with a lot of first time home buyers here in Seattle. So much so, that I put together a comprehensive checklist around the steps of buying a house. But what should you look out for as soon as you move in? I came across this great article at HouseLogic that really spelled out what first time home buyers need to know, and thought I’d share it. Read more

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How to Qualify for a Mortgage in Seattle

how to qualify for a mortgage in seattle

Are you in the market to buy a house? Wondering how to qualify for a mortgage in Seattle? Read more

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Am I Ready to Buy a Home?

are you ready to buy a home

 

Are you ready to buy a home?

There are lots of things to consider when deciding to purchase a property. Beyond your personal situation, local market conditions, financing costs, and future expectations must also be evaluated. What does the total cost of home ownership look like? How long do you expect to live there? Read more