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What Impact Do Higher Mortgage Rates Have On Housing Prices?

Posted on Feb 23, 2018 in Housing, Mortgage, News, Real Estate, Real Estate Investing

Mortgage interest rates have risen by nearly one half percent thus far in 2018, most projections are for a five percent 30 year fixed rate by the end of the year and I personally would not be surprised to see it above that.

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How To Buy a Home a Long Way From Home

Posted on Feb 22, 2018 in Doctor Mortgage, Mortgage, Physician Loan

Many times when you’re a remote buyer, you’re going to be handling the inspections remotely. This means that the Realtor’s going to work or act on your behalf, meeting with the inspector, talking with the inspector about the issues,

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Analysis of a Flawless Home Purchase

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 in Financing, Housing, Mortgage

 

Josh Mettle:                       Hi friends, my name is Josh Mettle with Fairway Independent Mortgage and I’m here with Sam Robinson. Sam, thanks for hanging out with me today.

Sam Robinson:                  Happy to be here.

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Are Real Estate Prices “Crazy”?

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 in Family, Financing, Housing, Mortgage, Real Estate, Real Estate Investing

Are you surprised by what it costs to buy a nice home nowadays?  With interest rates still relatively low and the economy nearing full throttle, prices of virtually every asset around the world have gone up.

How can you tell if we have entered a bubble and if the houses you are looking at are crazily priced?

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WHAT IN THE HECK IS GOING ON WITH MORTGAGE INTEREST RATES?!

Posted on Feb 12, 2018 in Financing, Housing, Mortgage, Real Estate, Real Estate Investing

We have just hit the worst levels we have seen since January 2014 in the mid to high 4% ranges (depending on credit scores). Let’s dive in and try to figure out what is going on.

Before we go into where we are today,

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Why We Do Physician Mortgages

Posted on Feb 5, 2018 in CRNAs, Dentists, Doctor Mortgage, Physician Loan

Physician Home Loans at Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation.

About a year after we started serving physicians and dentists, I received a phone call from a particularly disturbed young man who was making his way across the country with his young family and a couple of kids,

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