Second only to mortgage debt, student-loan debt exceeds $1.3 trillion to over 44 million borrowers. Over 11 percent of this debt is in default. 2016 saw an increase of $49 billion in new student debt. To place this number into perspective, auto loans, credit cards and personal loans are all less than student debt.
With the launch of our new physician loan program (see details below), I thought it would be quite apropos to address the topic of how crucial it is to have an annual “Mortgage Check-Up”. This subject also comes on the heels of an astonishing report that was just released by Bankrate. According to their recently released
Jason Berg of Teaneck has been tapped by Absolute Home Mortgage Corp. to be the branch manager of its new Bergen County office in Hackensack. A 13-year veteran of the mortgage industry, Berg is well known by realtors and buyers who laud his ability to make and close loans quickly while earning their trust and confidence.
(BPT) The real estate market is heating up, and if you’re planning to sell your home in the future, you want it to sell quickly and for as high of a price as possible. By taking proactive action now, you can make a few strategic home improvements that can help you achieve both your goals.
To boost your
(BPT) For many Americans, moving households represents a fresh start and a chance to improve quality of life. Last year, some 39.4 million Americans changed residences, thanks in part to better affordability in the housing market.
That doesn’t mean, however, that everyone’s moving process
V&N Realty Group is excited to welcome Alon Haim to their offices. Originally from Israel, Haim served in the Israel Defense Forces for 11 years, working in the air force and honing his skills as a hard worker and team player. Having attended the prestigious Tel Aviv University, he went on to pursue a career in technology as both regional manager and
In a rent-to-own arrangement, the current owner (future seller) has the opportunity to earn a substantial monetary return on their home, and the tenant (future buyer) has the opportunity to begin on the road to homeownership.
What is a
(Courtesy of Links Residential) Raquel “Adina” Grossman—Adina comes to Links Residential with a background in international private banking. She has worked in the private banking sector for over 10 years and her time and experience in the field have taught her the importance of providing exceptional customer service.
(BPT) Buying a home is a major financial commitment. It’s exciting, but can also be confusing and overwhelming. Choosing the best mortgage that fits your needs is an important first step and first-time homebuyers in particular should research the many options and know the right questions to ask. Here are some questions to ask a
(BPT) Flooring trends change through the years as homeowners acquire new tastes and technology allows for a larger variety of flooring designs. Deep ebony and driftwood finishes peaked in 2017, while 2018 trends are pushing toward wider planks, gray tones and even durable porcelain tiles designed to mirror
Linden Mayor Derek Armstead announced that residents will not be receiving a tax increase this year: something that hasn’t been done since 2006. Not only will there be no increase, there will be an actual reduction of $12.77 per household based on the assessed value on $131,700.
In 2017, the
I recently arranged for a refinance mortgage for one of my friends and made sure to coordinate the closing so that I would be in attendance to make sure everything was in order. As they were nearing the end of the stack of pages to be signed, one of the last remaining forms was our “Shtar Heter Iska” which we include in all