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Why Was My Loan Denied?

Why Was My Loan Denied?

Your Mortgage Application: Approved or Denied? Each year, thousands of potential homebuyers who apply for a mortgage are told that their loan has been denied. It can be discouraging, especially after submitting paperwork and devoting time to the process but by understanding the reasons why you’re loan was denied, you can prepare to reapply and become approved later on. There are many reasons why a lender may reject a mortgage…

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What to Do Before Buying Your First Home

Buying Your First Home: A Guide for Millennials

What to Do Before Buying Your First Home Unlike past generations, millennials are entering the housing market with an overwhelming amount of student debt. Tighter credit and higher 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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Fishers Freedom Festival Presented by Freedom Mortgage

The 28th Annual Fishers Freedom Festival Presented by Freedom Mortgage

For the second year in a row, Freedom Mortgage was proud to sponsor the Fishers Freedom Festival with over 50,000 guests in attendance. The festival celebrated its 28th year, taking place in Fishers, Indiana from June 24th to 26th. Freedom Mortgage was recently named a top employer in Fishers and is committed to supporting communities in this and other locations around the United States. The free event featured a 5K…

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Freedom Mortgage documents featured - Freedom Mortgage Completes Acquisition of Nation's Largest Rural Housing Unit From JPMorgan Chase

Freedom Mortgage Completes Acquisition of Nation’s Largest Rural Housing Unit From JPMorgan Chase

Leading rural mortgage correspondent lending unit fully transitioned to Freedom Mortgage Corporation banner Mount Laurel, NJ – July 1, 2016 – Freedom Mortgage Corporation, a privately held, full-service mortgage lender licensed in all 50 states, announced that its acquisition of the origination assets of JPMorgan Chase’s Rural Housing business has been completed. After months of preparation and transition since the acquisition agreement was announced in April, the business unit is fully…

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Buying a Home with a Low Credit Score

Buying a Home with a Low Credit Score

If you’re considering purchasing a home now or in the near future, but have less than stellar credit – take heart. While it may be more difficult to buy a home, it’s not impossible. There are many programs that offer flexibility for those who do not have a high credit score but may qualify for home financing in other ways. Such programs include Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and Veterans Administration…

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How to Check Your Credit Score

How to Check Your Credit Score

It’s very important to check your credit as the first step in the mortgage process, as your credit history can affect what types of loan programs your lender will offer you. The type of loan will also affect the interest rate you’ll receive. You can get one free credit report each year at www.annualcreditreport.com. If your free credit report does not contain your credit score, you can purchase your credit…

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What is in Your Credit Report?

When you apply for a mortgage or any other type of loan, your lender will ask your permission to obtain a copy of your credit report. What is a credit report? A credit report is a collection of information about your credit history, compiled from many sources and put into one report by consumer credit reporting companies (also known as credit bureaus). Whenever you open a credit card or take…

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Freedom Mortgage top workplaces featured - Freedom Mortgage Corporation Wins Top Workplaces Award

Freedom Mortgage Corporation Wins Top Workplaces Award

Indianapolis area office recognized among the area’s best employers by independent survey Mount Laurel, NJ — April 18, 2016 — Freedom Mortgage Corporation, a privately held, full-service mortgage lender licensed in all 50 states, announced that its Fishers, Indiana facility has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by The Indianapolis Star. The Top Workplaces awards are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research…

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Freedom Mortgage family featured - Freedom Mortgage Corporation to Acquire Chase Rural Housing Business

Freedom Mortgage Corporation to Acquire Chase Rural Housing Business

Current Chase employees and leaders to continue successful lending operations under Freedom Mortgage banner Mount Laurel, NJ — April 6, 2016 — Freedom Mortgage Corporation, a privately held, full-service mortgage lender licensed in all 50 states, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the correspondent origination assets of JPMorgan Chase’s Rural Housing business, Freedom Mortgage will operate the business unit under its own banner and will keep in place…

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