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The Fed gears up for its first meeting of 2023; what will it mean for mortgage rates?

Posted on: January 27, 2023

Experts predict a rate hike — but less than last year The Federal Open Market Committee’s first meeting of 2023 is near, and if early predictions are right, the group […]


Current VA Refinance Rates | January 2023

Current VA Refinance Rates | January 2023

Posted on: January 26, 2023

As reported from a weekly survey of 100+ lenders by Freddie Mac, the average mortgage interest rates increased for all three loan types week over week — 30-year fixed rates went up (5.55% to 5.66%) as did 15-year fixed rates (4.85% to 4.98%), and 5/1 ARM rates (4.36% 4.51%).


Current VA Mortgage Rates | January 2023

Current VA Mortgage Rates | January 2023

Posted on: January 26, 2023

According to a weekly survey of 100+ lenders by Freddie Mac, the average mortgage interest rates decreased slightly week over week — 30-year fixed rates went down (6.15% to 6.13%) […]


Fed readies for last meeting (and rate hike) of the year

Fed readies for last meeting (and rate hike) of the year

Posted on: December 9, 2022

A rate hike, but a smaller one The Federal Reserve is heading into its final meeting of the year, and it looks like things might finally be slowing down — […]


Qualifying for a VA Loan When You’re Retired

Qualifying for a VA Loan When You’re Retired

Posted on: November 15, 2022

You’re a veteran who decided to retire. Now you can enjoy the time off and move wherever you’d like. However, you don’t have the same type of income, and you’re […]


VA Streamline Refinance | Reduce Your Monthly Payment

VA Streamline Refinance | Reduce Your Monthly Payment

Posted on: November 14, 2022

Interest rates are at historic lows. For anyone who is currently a VA loan borrower — even if you got a great rate in 2014 or 2015 — it could […]


Close Your Refinance Faster | Tips & VA Guidelines 2023

Close Your Refinance Faster | Tips & VA Guidelines 2023

Posted on: November 11, 2022

How long does it take to refinance a VA loan? According to the ICE June 2021 Origination Report, the average VA refinance loan closed in 60 days. That’s an average, […]


6 Biggest Benefits of a VA Loan

6 Biggest Benefits of a VA Loan

Posted on: November 4, 2022

Of all the mortgage programs available, it’s difficult to beat the VA loan program. This home loan program, available to millions of veterans, active-duty service member, and their families, this […]


VA vs. FHA: Which government product is best?

VA vs. FHA: Which government product is best?

Posted on: November 4, 2022

There are plenty of different home loan products that home buyers can choose from, with popular products including FHA and VA loans. The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and the Department […]


5 Tips to Pay Off Your VA Loan Fast

5 Tips to Pay Off Your VA Loan Fast

Posted on: November 3, 2022

Homeowners often assume they should make their mortgage payments, and nothing more. But big rewards come from making seemingly small extra payments on a mortgage. Here are strategies to pay […]