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Spring Cleaning  

Apr
29

Spring in to Spring Cleaning and Don’t Overlook These Tips

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It looks like winter has finally fled and the warmer months are upon us! That means it’s time for spring cleaning. Nothing says “spring” like a home freshly cleaned of the dirt, grime and salt that can build up during … Continue Reading

Suitcase  

Apr
17

NOT a Large Trunk or Suitcase Full of Mortgage Info!

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Umm, what? Time to introduce one of my favorite words – portmanteau! While it CAN mean a large trunk or suitcase, it has yet another meaning. Hold that thought and let’s veer off to a bit of philosophy. Surely we … Continue Reading

Good News  

Mar
11

Time for Good News – Happy Events in the World of Mortgages

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Time for Good News I feel very strongly that it is definitely time for good news. Isn’t it always? 😊 Today, we’re focused on what, to some, may not be a natural — good news related to mortgages!  No, no, … Continue Reading

Mello Smartphone User  

Mar
6

Say Hello to Mello! The New, Easy, Smart Mortgage Application

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The world of mortgages is constantly changing to give borrowers a faster, easier, safer experience, and LoanDepot has just announced another change for the better: the Mello Smartloan. Say goodbye to long wait times and frustrating document gathering – Mello … Continue Reading

Cheese  

Feb
22

Craziest Things Used as Collateral

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Collateral is used as a type of insurance when you take out a loan – if something happens and you can’t repay your loan, the bank or lender still has the collateral, so they can get something back. One common … Continue Reading

Rose  

Feb
12

What’s In a Name?

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“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” This famous quote from Romeo and Juliet is said to mean that names themselves are not important, and they simply act as … Continue Reading

On Button  

Jan
9

Where’s the ON Switch? Government Shutdown Effects on Mortgages

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Where’s the ON Switch? Government Shutdown Effects on Mortgages I have no idea why I chose that title or linked it to a rather odd article describing power buttons. 😉 Let’s move on (with apologies for starting this blog with … Continue Reading

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