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Did you know it takes a very short amount of time to find out how much home you can afford? In today’s market, houses sell super-fast! You see a house you’d like to view, so you try to make an appointment. To your surprise it...

Hello Southern Lakes Members! Welcome back to Mortgage Monday with me, Shelly, your local Mortgage Loan Officer at your local lender, Southern Lakes Credit Union! Today’s topic is: Raising your credit score   There are many factors that affect your credit score. Here are some...

Did you know that before you start shopping for a home you should get a pre-approval letter? It is very helpful for you, your realtor, and the seller to know your qualified purchase price. The realtor knows what to look for in your price range. ...

Hello Southern Lakes Members! Welcome back to Mortgage Monday with me, Shelly, your local Mortgage Loan Officer at your local lender, Southern Lakes Credit Union! Today’s topic is: How to remove PMI When you bought your home, you were probably like most homebuyers and did...