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Mary Ann McGarry’s Official Statement on Equality and Racial Injustice

By | June 4th, 2020|Categories: From our CEO|

Guild Mortgage supports equality and stands as one with our employees, partners and communities to reject racial injustice and discrimination. The tragic events of the past week remind us to honor equality [...]

Refinancing your home: the benefits, pros and cons

By | May 14th, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs|Tags: , , , , , , |

Refinancing your home: the benefits, pros and cons Are you considering refinancing your home loan while 30-year fixed-rate mortgages are at historic lows? You’re not alone; many homeowners are taking advantage of current rates. [...]

Watch out for these three problematic property types

By | March 19th, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs, Resources|

Watch out for these three problematic property types When shopping on a budget, discount homes may be tempting, but if you’re not careful they may cost you your financing. When applying for a loan, we [...]

What is a temporary buydown and when does it make sense to get one?

By | March 12th, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101, Products and programs, Resources|

What is a temporary buydown and when does it make sense to get one? Temporary buydowns are best for those who need to buy a new home now, but expect to have a higher monthly [...]

Student loan debt shouldn’t prevent you from buying a home

By | March 5th, 2020|Categories: Credit Repair, Mortgage 101, Products and programs, Resources|

Student loan debt shouldn’t prevent you from buying a home As of the first quarter of 2019, student loan debt is $1.5 trillion in the United States. Homebuyers are waiting until their mid-thirties to [...]

How to write a winning real estate offer letter

By | February 28th, 2020|Categories: Mortgage 101|Tags: , , |

How to write a winning real estate offer letter If you’re thinking of buying a home in a competitive market, your real estate agent may recommend that you write a real estate offer letter [...]