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Streamline Refinance – FHA Streamline Refinance Guidelines


We found some good information, and thought we would share it. The original story can be found here: Streamline Refinance – FHA Streamline Refinance Guidelines & Rates FHA MORTGAGES NOTE : FHA Streamline Refinance information is accurate as of today, . If you get your FHA Streamline Refinance information elsewhere online, it may be inaccurate or out-of-date. FHA mortgage guidelines changeRead the Rest…

Buy a Multi-Unit Property with a VA Loan


11/3/2014 Whether you are a Veteran or not, you should know about this because not everyone is aware that Veterans can use a VA loan to buy up to a 4 unit property as long as they live in one of the units.  So even if you’re not a Veteran, you might know someone close to you that would benefitRead the Rest…

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…

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