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How to negotiate your home’s sale price

By | February 18th, 2020|Categories: Customer service, From our CEO, Giving back, Lifestyle, Mortgage 101, Products and programs, Switch to Guild, The Guild way|

How to negotiate your home's sale price Negotiating on a home’s price isn’t the same as haggling over art at a garage sale. The asking price is just the start. Here’s some info to help [...]

How condo financing is different from single-family homes

By | February 18th, 2020|Categories: Customer service, From our CEO, Giving back, Lifestyle, Mortgage 101, Products and programs, Switch to Guild, The Guild way|

How condo financing is different from single-family homes Condos meet the needs for many homebuyers, including city-dwellers, empty-nesters, singles, and long-term renters ready to own. But condo financing one introduce some surprise requirements, even [...]

Four ways to get a better loan rate

By | January 31st, 2020|Categories: Customer service, Hot topics, Mortgage 101, The Guild way|

Four ways to get a better loan rate A number of factors go into your mortgage interest rate. One of them is you. Interest rates can greatly impact your monthly mortgage payment and the [...]

Mortgage advice for first-time homebuyers

By | December 6th, 2019|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , |

Mortgage advice for first-time homebuyers While buying your first home is an exciting experience, there’s a lot you need to consider. From finding an experienced loan officer to preparing your documentation, these first-time homebuyer tips [...]

Top seven reasons for renting vs. buying a home

By | November 25th, 2019|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , |

Top seven reasons for renting vs. buying a home Are you stuck in the renting vs. buying a house decision-making process? Although your final choice will have financial implications, money isn’t the only factor you [...]

VA loan benefits and FAQs about funding fees

By | November 18th, 2019|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , |

VA loan benefits and FAQs about funding fees If you’re a veteran thinking of taking advantage of VA loan benefits, you’re not alone. There are many great reasons why over a half-million veterans, active [...]