Matt Perez Joins Sun West Mortgage Company

Sun West Mortgage Company, [NMLS 3277] a leading full-service national mortgage lender, is excited to announce the expansion of their west coast operations.  With around 16 years of mortgage experience under his belt, Matt Perez has joined Sun West’s Irvine, CA branch as a Regional Manager. Perez is dedicated to providing his clients with exceptional…

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4 Ways to Avoid Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)

Looking for a few ways to avoid paying private mortgage insurance? Fortunately, you have a few different options. Here are the most popular ones.  How to Avoid PMI: Put 20% Down If a homeowner purchases a house with a low down payment, the bank is assuming additional risk by offering a mortgage. To help account…

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4 DIY Home Projects to Try this Fall

Wondering what kinds of fall DIY projects you should try over the next few months? Here are a few suggestions.  DIY Home Project for Fall #1: Stain the Deck Did you know that your deck needs to get stained every few years? Even though it won’t fall apart after a few years of poor maintenance,…

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Adam Levitt Joins Sun West Mortgage Company as Managing Director of Renovation Lending

Buena Park, CA — Sun West Mortgage Company, a leading full-service national mortgage lender, is excited to announce the expansion of their renovation lending division. Adam Levitt, a leading correspondent lending executive with more than 17 years’ experience, has been hired to serve as the Managing Director of Renovation Lending for Sun West Mortgage Company.…

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What Type of Mortgage Should You Get

Photo by Karolina Grabowska from Pexels What type of mortgage should you get? In our last post that discussed if you need a higher credit score to buy a home, we introduced a few different types of home mortgage loans. We’ll use this post to go into a bit more detail on your options.  Should You Get a…

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Do I Need a Higher Credit Score?

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels Do you need a higher credit score to buy a house? That depends on what type of loan you want and interest rate you’re aiming for.  Minimum Credit Score Required for Various Loans The most common type of mortgage loan is a conventional loan. To get that type of mortgage, it’s usually…

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Your Guide to FHA 203(k) Loan

If there was a way to create your dream home without emptying your savings, would you be interested in knowing how? Of course! That’s precisely why we’ve developed this step-by-step quick start guide to the FHA 203(k) loan process. We want you to be as educated and informed as possible before you buy your next…

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8 Myths about Reverse Mortgage

A Reverse Mortgage converts equity in the home into cash to pay off debts, cover long term care, make home improvements or supplement your retirement income. But many people have misconceptions about Reverse Mortgages. The answers to these myths will help you see why so many people are using a Reverse Mortgage to make their…

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