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2011 

How Interest Rates Affect Your Purchasing PowerWhat are interest rates going to do?  No crystal ball here, but I do know they have crept up over .5% over the past 2 months.What that means is that you just lost 5% of your purchasing power.  The chart below illustrates the difference 1% increments ...
01/30/2011
How Long Do I Have to Wait to Purchase a Home After a Short Sale?We get asked all the time "How will a short sale affect my ability to purchase a home in the future?  I say all the time, it really should be asked EVERY time.If you are a seller going through a Short Sale you need to have a game pl...
01/30/2011
Last Day to File For Tax Abatement in MASS is Feb 1 Just a reminder to all in MA, tax abatement applications must be filed no later than Feb 1, 2011 (Tuesday!) There is still time to file and the form only takes a few moments to fill out.  The application can be found HERE Be sure that you contin...
01/27/2011
Prospect Mortgage Makes MASSIVE Change to 203K Funding I am psyched to announce that effective IMMEDIATELY, Prospect Mortgage will be managing our own draws on ALL 203K loans.This means we will be able to disburse rehab funds on Streamline 203K loans in 5-7 business days from closing and Consulta...
01/25/2011
STEELERS Are Going to SMASH the JETS!Living in New England for the past 10 years I have made many FANTASTIC friends and been to some great places!  Boston, Manchester, Providence, Newport, Worcester..they all have their own charms.I have ridden duck boats, ate tons of chowder, incorporated GUY a...
01/23/2011
CAPTCHAs Make Me Want to Kill My Computer   I don't use the word HATE very often, but I HATE CAPTCHAs.  I mean hate to the point I have to stand still so I can hate them with my whole body (Louis C.K.ism!) They are evil, vile, terrible, grandmother kicking, puppy hating, rude, obnoxious, infuriat...
01/18/2011
MassHousing Lowers Interest Rates for First Time Home Buyers in MAWe are extremely excited at the roll out of MassHousing's Priority Mortgage Product!  This product reduces MassHousing's already low interest rates by .25%!  This rate reduction is available to those families that:1. Are First Time...
01/17/2011
What if the Whole World Saw Your Feedback?Placed an order today for some new boots for snowshoeing on Ebay.  One of the sellers listing at the LOWEST price also had feedback that was less than stellar.  Comments noted were: did not return phone calls, sent the wrong merchandise and several statin...
01/14/2011
Mortgage Help for Self Employed BorrowersThe purpose of being self employed is NOT to pay as much in taxes as you can.  I get it.  But for many self employed individuals writing off too much of their income can prevent them from buying a home.With tax season quickly approaching NOW is the time to...
01/10/2011
How Does YOUR Mortgage Professional Reciprocate? Need your help!Referrals: We all love em.  But if you are sitting where I am it is hard to make those Realtors in your life feel special and reciprocate  for their much appreciated business.I generate, on average, 3 or 4 non-Realtor-attached solid ...
01/07/2011
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