Category Archives: Mortgage

5 Tips for a Smooth Home Construction Process

By: Brian Julius – Vice President, Mortgage Sales Manager   Deciding to build your own home is no small decision. In all honesty, it is a more complex process than simply buying an existing home.   You have to purchase the land, meet with builders and contractors, have someone design the house, and on top […]

Buying vs. Renting – When is it time to take the plunge into homeownership?

  By: Drew Bodway – Assistant VP Mortgage Lending   You’ve graduated from college, landed a job and have really grown to like where you live. You think you might like to settle down here, but can’t imagine trying to take on a mortgage payment right now.   The truth of the matter is that […]

5 Tips Every First Time Homebuyer Should Know

By: Chad Miller, AVP – Mortgage Banking In today’s low interest rate environment, buying a home can be a smart move and a great investment as long as you know what you’re getting into by becoming a home owner. Here are some tips to get you started before you decide to dive into homeownership head […]