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What you need to know about mortgage rates in 2019

What you need to know about mortgage rates in 2019
 OMG Ellie 1/2/2019 8:57 AM
In the world of home buying, it can be difficult to decide how to get the ball rolling. Therefore, The Fairfield Team would like to give you information about home loans and where you can get them to help you get started on your house hunting journey. Read More

The different types of home loans PART 2

The different types of home loans PART 2
 OMG John 10/3/2018 9:54 AM
The world of home loans is a hard one to navigate from fixed-rate loans to HARP home refinancing! Who understands all of this? Read More

The different types of home loans: PART 1

The different types of home loans: PART 1
 OMG John 9/26/2018 12:14 PM
The world of navigating home loans can be difficult, but knowing all your options can help you in the long run! Read More

The process of building equity faster

The process of building equity faster
 OMG John 8/22/2018 10:12 AM
Your home brings more than comfort in your life; it brings equity. This is how to build your home equity faster. Read More

FAQ : What Is A Long-Term Lock Program For New Construction? Where Can You Get One In Omaha?

FAQ : What Is A Long-Term Lock Program For New Construction? Where Can You Get One In Omaha?
 OMG John 4/11/2018 11:38 AM
When we are working with clients who are interested in newly constructed homes, we often get asked about long-term lock programs for them. One of our partners, Michelle Ringsdorf at MB Financial Bank, recently sent us some information and today we are sharing a few of her thoughts on the blog. Read More

FAQ : Why Is Your Pre-Approval So Important Before You Start House Hunting?

FAQ : Why Is Your Pre-Approval So Important Before You Start House Hunting?
 OMG John 2/28/2018 6:00 AM
We cannot think of a better analogy than this one from BankRate.com when it comes to house hunting before getting a pre-approval for a home loan: “Shopping for a home before getting preapproved for a mortgage is the equivalent of walking into a grocery store without a wallet.” Read More

Top 10 Ways To Tank The Closing On Your New Home

Top 10 Ways To Tank The Closing On Your New Home
 OMG John 11/8/2017 6:00 AM
For many of us, it’s a lifelong dream to become a homeowner. It can be a stressful, drawn-out process. You can do a lot of things right, but you can also do a lot of things wrong. Here’s a list of the top ten things NOT to do to make sure you TANK the closing! Read More

How To Make Sure Your Pre-Approval Gets Rejected

How To Make Sure Your Pre-Approval Gets Rejected
 OMG John 6/28/2017 6:00 AM
Are you looking to get pre-approved for a home and wondering if it will get rejected? If you’ve done any of the things listed below, you are on your way to getting denied. Read More

Special Feature : Mortgage News from SAC Federal Credit Union, February 6, 2017

Special Feature : Mortgage News from SAC Federal Credit Union, February 6, 2017
 OMG John 2/6/2017 6:00 AM
"Real estate agents are one of the most important sources of information home buyers use to learn about new homes. Last year, 33% of buyers learned about their new homes through a real estate agent. Agents' influence is not declining despite consumers' use of the Web, and for most new home transactions, Americans still prefer to have a real estate agent. Last year, 87% of buyers purchased their home through a real estate agent or broker - a share that has steadily increased from 69% in 2001, per the National Association of Realtors." Read More

Qualifying For A Mortgage When You Work Part-Time

Qualifying For A Mortgage When You Work Part-Time
 OMG John 1/8/2017 6:00 AM
Home Buying With A Part-Time Job Is Nothing New - Lenders are easing mortgage qualification requirements by the day. One of those rules is regarding income from part-time jobs. Read More