Serving California for over 10 years. Honest, accurate loan info. Harry Ahlstrom - Home Loan Answerman

Homeowner Property Tax Exemption


In the state of California Homeowners can get a $7,000 reduction in the taxable value for a qualifying owner-occupied home.  This results in an annual savings of about $70 a year every year, as long as you live in the home.  The requirements are that you own the home, and you live there.  Then you just have either fill outRead the Rest…

Latest News and Reviews


News Be on the look out for our new email newsletter.  It includes articles on home, finance, inspiration, and your property value, powered by Zillow.  Unfortunately we had some technical difficulties with the first half of the emails we sent out, and the property values did not show up for those people.  We got everything straightened out, and everyone willRead the Rest…

Yolo County Fair


Harry Ahlstrom, the home loan answer man, will be at the Yolo County Fair August 13th through the 18th. Its our home county so we are really excited to be there.  He’ll be giving away free Taffy and answering questions.

How to protect yourself from shady mortgage lenders


Here is a good article we found, and thought we would share with the rest of you. By Ilyce R. Glink May 30, 2014 12:56 PM Do you really know what you’re getting when you’re offered a mortgage? Buyers looking for mortgages through thought they did. They thought they were getting an unbelievable deal on a fixed-rate mortgageRead the Rest…

Harry has helped me with two home purchases and the process for both were reasonable in costs, completed with flawless communication and left me a satisfied customer with an affordable home loan and interest rate. Harry is the "Home Loan Answer Man!!!" - Samuel Thomas II