• Quick tips to prepare your home for Thanksgiving
  • Top 5 Home Buying Hurdles According to Millennials
  • Should I Set Up Automatic Mortgage Payments?
  • Can you afford to wait to buy a home? [Infographic]
  • Support our Troops Today and Everyday: #DayOfTheDeployed
Quick tips to prepare your home for Thanksgiving

Quick tips to prepare your home for Thanksgiving

Is this your year to host the big day? Are you ready for company? Here are a few tips to quickly ready your home for your Turkey Day celebration: Clean If you are in a crunch for time, focus your attention on the kitchen and bathroom. Always have a clean bathroom for your guests. They will notice. Declutter the remainder of your party space. Use bedrooms as extra storage, but…

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Should I Set Up Automatic Mortgage Payments?

Should I Set Up Automatic Mortgage Payments?

5 Reasons why it may make sense. Many Freedom Mortgage customers enjoy the convenience of having their mortgage payment deducted directly from their checking account. Why? Automatic mortgage payments provide a host of benefits, and of course, you never need to remember to buy stamps. Mortgage payments are the perfect bills to automate. Mortgage payments typically don’t vary month-to-month, so automatic payments can help you plan your finances and manage…

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Support our Troops Today and Everyday: #DayOfTheDeployed

Support our Troops Today and Everyday: #DayOfTheDeployed

Today is national “Day of the Deployed,” and honors our deployed troops and their families for the sacrifices they make to protect our freedoms. Our troops are posted all over the world far away from the comforts of home. We urge you to to get personally involved and show your support for those currently deployed overseas and their families. Show our troops that although they may be out of sight…

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Halloween tips from Freedom Mortgage

Can’t trick or treat in your neighborhood? Try one of these tips!

If trick or treating around your neighborhood isn’t an option, it may be time to start a new Halloween tradition. Try one of the suggestions below for a safe and fun trick or treating experience for the kids. Visit Friends or Family: If a friend or family member lives in a neighborhood that’s great for trick or treating, Halloween might be the perfect time for a visit! Your children can…

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5 Tips for Buying a Home this Autumn

5 Tips for Buying a Home this Autumn

Fall offers a change of season like no other. If you’re thinking about changing homes, consider the following. Motivated Sellers: If the home has been on the market for a while, the seller may take a lower offer to close the deal before the winter. How is your new home’s drainage? Are the gutters in good shape? Proper drainage takes water off of the roof and away from the home….

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A Millennial Guide to Buying Your First Home

A Millennial Guide to Buying Your First Home

What to Do Before Buying Your First Home Unlike past generations, millennials are entering the housing market with an overwhelming amount of student debt. Uneasy credit and high unemployment rates make it challenging for millennials to save for or purchase a new home. It makes sense, then, that millennials are slow to enter the home buying market and have different outlooks and greater anxiety over long-term investments than prior generations….

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Top Mortgage Misconceptions

Getting to the Truth: Top Mortgage Misconceptions and Facts

Top Mortgage Misconceptions The world of mortgages can be confusing, especially when mortgage misconceptions run rampant. At Freedom Mortgage, we’ve made a list of the top mortgage misconceptions to help you discover the truth behind them. Myth #1: Your Interest Rate Reflects the Cost of Your Mortgage It isn’t the interest rate, but the annual percentage rate (APR) that reflects the true cost of your mortgage. Your APR encompasses your…

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Mortgage Application Rejection

What Are the Most Common Reasons Why People Get Turned Down for Loans?

Mortgage Application Rejection Mortgage rejection happens to thousands of potential homebuyers each year. It can be discouraging, especially after putting in so much work to apply for just one mortgage loan. Understanding why you were declined along with other reasons people are often rejected can help you when applying for another loan later on. Freedom Mortgage has made a list of the top three reasons people get turned down for…

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