After the recent announcement of the conforming loan limits increase, FHA has now announced their own increase. Housing prices have continued to climb which is a good thing to owners, but can be a struggle for home buyers. As a buyer sits on the sidelines as a re... Read More
Buying a home is the American dream for many and there are a lot of programs available to accomplish this dream. But what happens when the buyer needs a little extra funds in order to purchase? That is where a gift can be very beneficial. Although it is importa... Read More
Capacity, credit, collateral, and capital are considered the 4 C’s of mortgage lending. Basically, these are the main areas lenders review to qualify a borrower. But these 4 categories are broken down into many subsets. This article is going to discuss th... Read More
So many things seem to block saving for a down payment on a house. High rent payments, car repairs, hospital bills, plus other expenses get in the way. But, there is a special program which allows South Carolina buyers to become homeowners! It is called the d... Read More
The biggest misconception among renters is that a large down payment is necessary to buy a home. Then many will rent for an extended period thinking that a home purchase is unreachable. A recent article by Citylab, “The down payment is too ‘daggum... Read More
Financing rent to own homes is a popular topic. Are there reasons holding you back from buying a home now? Are you in a lease with option to buy contract and ready to purchase the home now? These are common topics we will thoroughly discuss. Before enterin... Read More
Are you buying a home from a family member? Family transactions may have pluses for both the buyer and seller. A major benefit to buyers is a gift of equity. So what is a gift of equity? It is a little known rule which allows equity in a family member’... Read More
FHA loans are well known for helping buyers obtain a very affordable house payment. Well FHA, one of the most popular loan programs, just became even cheaper because HUD lowered FHA PMI rates for the 2nd time in 2 years. The Federal Housing Administration will... Read More
Renovation Loans Create Dream Homes Think of all of the homes you search for that meet everything on the checklist. BUT what if the home does not meet lender condition requirements? Renovation loans help finance a purchase along with the home improvements desi... Read More
Private Well Minimum Distance Requirements for FHA Loans Private well requirements for FHA loans Most don’t realize that when using an FHA loan, there are some requirements in regards to distances away from areas for private wells. In reading the rules, you m... Read More
24/7 Prequal Hotline
Check Out The Latest
- New Tax Law Helps a First Time Home Buyer Purchase a More Affordable HomeDecember 27, 2017 - 8:19 pm
First Time Home Buyer Can Use New Tax Laws to Make a Home Purchase More Affordable There’s a lot of good numbers flying around these days about real estate! Existing home sales, new home construction, and other confidence numbers continue to rise. Actually a recent USA Today article stated, “homebuilder confidence hit the highest level in 18 years in […]
- Capital Gains Home Exclusion Rules Help Sellers ProfitDecember 22, 2017 - 5:55 am
The House and Senate income tax reform bills offer a lot of changes to many tax payers. Many are debating the pros versus cons of tax reform. Although, the main goal of the reform appears to be to help the American tax payers and further stimulate the economy. One area that had many in the real estate industry […]
find us here & there
Copyright © 2015 OVM Financial, All rights reserved. | OVMX; development by OVMX
The view and opinions stated on this website belong solely to the authors, and are intended for informational purposes only.
The posted information does not guarantee approval, nor does it comprise full underwriting guidelines. This does not represent being part of a government agency.
The views expressed on this post are mine and do not necessarily reflect the view of OVM Financial Inc,.
Not all products or services mentioned on this site may fit all people
OVMFinancial, Inc. is licensed by the Virginia State Corporation Commission/Bureau of Financial Institutions as a mortgage lender/mortgage broker, license # 3038, NMLS ID# 86788, (www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org). We lend in the following states: Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.