MPR Video: Making Offers On Short Sales

Short sales are an unfortunate part of today’s real estate environment.  It probably will continue to be for the foreseeable future.  A few years ago we created this video outlining some of the pitfalls and things to consider when making an offer on a short sale property.  It resonated with people, as it has received over 20k views.  Although it’s a few years old, the info presented is still pertinent.

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Documents List For Loan Application

The journey to buy a home is long, and is comprised of many smaller journeys. One of those journeys is the process of getting a loan. Usually, the process starts with applying for a loan directly through a bank or a mortgage broker.
To get the ball rolling, you will need to fill out a basic loan application. Additionally, you will have to provide copies of certain documents. These docs help provide a detailed snapshot of your employment and financial standing. Here is a list of the common documents loan professionals require: [Read more…]