Did You Know: Five Factors That Lenders Won’t Even Consider When Assessing You For a Mortgage

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Are you thinking about buying a new home? If you're going to apply for mortgage financing, you can rest assured that your lender will be checking in to your credit history, income and other items in order to assess your ability to manage this debt. However, there also quite a few variables that they won't inspect during the due diligence process. In today's blog post we'll look at five factors that a lender or mortgage underwriter won't consider when assessing your suitability for a mortgage loan. Your Family Status It's against the law for lenders to make any special considerations…
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Self Employed and Seeking a Mortgage? How to Ensure That Your Lender Knows You’re Able to Pay

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Whether you're a freelance web designer who spends their days working from a coffee shop or a small-business entrepreneur with a team of staff, if you're a self-employed individual and you're thinking about buying a new house you may face some difficulty getting approved for a mortgage. In today's blog post we'll share how you can provide paperwork and other evidence to show your mortgage lender that you're a quality applicant who has the ability to make their payments. Have Your Accountant Prep Your Paperwork As a general rule of thumb, if you're in business you should invest in the…
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