Category Archives: Tampa First Time Homebuyers

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week : April 26, 2010

Mortgage rates rose last week. This week, economic data will be at the forefront, as will the Federal Reserve which meets for one of its 8 scheduled meetings of the year. Continue reading

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Broker vs. Banker When Obtaining A Florida Home Mortgage

This past weekend you stopped by several open houses and you found the home you want to buy. The realtor asked you if you’ve been preapproved for a Florida home mortgage. Your answer, no. Do you stop by your local … Continue reading

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FHA 90 Day Flip Rule Requirements..Make Sure You Get The Facts.

With certain exceptions, FHA has prohibited insuring a Florida home mortgage on a home owned by the seller for less than 90 days. This restriction was imposed in 2003 to prevent property flipping. On January 15, 2010, HUD announced a … Continue reading

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Florida Home Mortgage and FHA Seller Contributions

Are you out shopping for a home and trying to obtain a Florida home mortgage with FHA seller concessions? I just finished speaking with Jeff Mifsud, the Author and Founder of FHA Originator. Jeff shared with me the most up … Continue reading

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Florida Home Mortgage, The Best Time To Buy A Home Is Today

www.floridarealestatemortgageguy.com Florida Home Mortgage, these 3 words individually in todays times is sure to scare anyone especially if you are a Florida first time home buyer. We take the word Florida which is a state, by itself you immediately start to think of some … Continue reading

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Florida Home Mortgage Market A Week After The Fed Wraps Up Their Program

www.floridarealestatemortgageguy.com The Florida Home Mortgage Market has certainly changed a week after the Fed has wrapped up their purchasing of mortgage backed securities. In a weekly survey that came out from the Mortgage Bankers Association the 30 year fixed rate … Continue reading

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Florida First Time Home Buyers Required Documentation

www.floridarealestatemortgageguy.com  Florida first time home buyers you’re on your way to becoming a first time home buyer. You’ve been pre approved, you’ve found your home and the contract is accepted and finalized. Some great advice is to have fast and … Continue reading

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Florida First Time Homebuyers Gift Funds

www.floridarealestatemortgageguy.com Just the other day I was talking to one of my peers. She began sharing with me a story of a Florida first time homebuyer in particular that she is working with. The client who happens to be a Florida first … Continue reading

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Double Check Before You File Your Tax Returns…

With only a couple of weeks before tax season ending you might be in a rush to file and see an immediate cash refund. This is the story of many Americans around the country. With only a month away from the … Continue reading

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Florida Real Estate Loan Process Is Becoming More Difficult

It’s the day, just two days before closing everyone from client to realtor awaits the conditions to be cleared thus allowing you to move into closing if all goes well you will have one of your happiest days. A happy day because you finally will … Continue reading

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Now Is The Time To Buy Florida Real Estate

Interest rates are predicted to begin to rise over the next quarter, six months and year. An intepretation for a consumer looking to buy Florida real estate is really simple, right now is the best time to buy the home … Continue reading

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