Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT IS AN EARNEST DEPOSIT?
What is Equity?
What is Escrow?
What is a FICO Score?
What is an Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM)?
What is Amortization?
What is the Annual Percentage Rate (APR)?
What is an Appraisal?
What are Closing Costs?
What is a Credit Report?
What is a Down Payment?
What is a Fixed-Rate Mortgage (FRM)?
What is the Loan-to-Value (LTV) Percentage?
What is Mortgage Insurance?
What is a Mortgage Insurance Premium (MIP)?
What is the Note?
What is an Origination Fee?
What is Pre-Qualification?
What is Principal, Interest, Taxes, and Insurance (PITI)?
What is Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)?
What is a Rate Lock?
What is Recording?
What is a Refinance?
What is Underwriting?
How quickly can I get pre-qualified?
What are rates looking like?
How fast can you close my transaction?
When can I start putting offers on homes?
What are your office hours?
 
 

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