Issaquah, January 5th, 2017 – Five Star Professional has named Wendy Mariani, MLO-112530, Senior Mortgage Advisor at Absolute Mortgage, a division of Finance of America Mortgage, is going on year 5 for the recipient of the 2017 Five Star Mortgage Professional award. The award winners appear in a special section in the January issue of Seattle Magazine. Wendy was selected by research Five Star Professional conducted in
Did you know that Absolute Mortgage is Fannie, Freddie and Ginnie Direct? Fannie, Freddie and Ginnie Direct means the mortgages we provide are sent directly to one of these entities with no middle man. Often times investors, big banks or wholesale lenders can “Underwriting Overlays” which are more stringent guidelines on top of what the big entities (Fannie, Freddie and Ginnie) have already laid out
Let our experts help you achieve the dream of home ownership! At Absolute Mortgage, we have introduced an Employee Benefits Program where we have connected with qualified organizations across the Northwest. The list provided in the video above is constantly expanding and updating, so if you have someone in mind that is in need of mortgage assistance please let them know I am available
Are you applying for a home loan? Pre-approval is the first step in the mortgage process and ensures that you are able to receive a home loan based on your credit scores and credit history. That being said, it is beneficial to know how to get pre-approved on your first try. Here are some tips to increase your chances of being approved for a mortgage! 1.
Are you thinking of selling your home? Here are 5 simple tips to help you sell your property quickly, even in a competitive market. Exterior Is Key: First impressions are vital to selling your home. They can make or break your home’s appeal to potential buyers. Using an outsider’s perspective to evaluate your home is helpful. Is the paint on the mailbox and house well-maintained? Is
Summer is the most challenging time of year to shop for a home. Why? According to Realtor.com, about 50% of homes are sold during the summer. This means the housing market is especially competitive. Here are some tips to purchasing a home during such a busy season. Be Prepared: Be prepared to make a quick offer due to little inventory on the market. Homes
It starts with understanding the current home market and maximizing your buying power! For many out there, selling your current home and buying a new one is not a walk in the park. Many do not have the luxury of carrying two mortgages, so selling and buying has to often happen simultaneously. Good news is we have a couple tips for navigating this process and
Make sure you have all your pieces together to buy your home this Spring! For those who are looking to purchase a home in the near future, you may have already noticed the current lack of inventory on the market. Good news is we are still early in the year and home buying season will begin to warm up the closer we get to Spring.
VA LOAN PROGRAM SUMMARY The VA loan program is a flexible lending solution designed to make home ownership more affordable for qualified U.S. veterans. With favorable terms and competitive interest rates, VA Loans are another great option for U.S veterans. AT-A-GLANCE Up to 100% loan to value for rate reduction (URRRLs) No income/asset documentation or appraisal required on URRRLs Up to 100% loan to value
Issaquah, January 10, 2017– Five Star Professional has named Phil Mazzaferro, MLO-45204, Senior Mortgage Advisor at Absolute Mortgage, a division of Finance of America Mortgage, a 3-year recipient of the 2016 Five Star Mortgage Professional award. The award winners appear in a special section in the January 2017 issue of Seattle Magazine. Phil was selected by research Five Star Professional conducted in the Seattle area. Five