Bjornson Team Blogmariebjo2020-06-29T11:54:40-07:00
What Is the Right Time to Buy Your First House?
By BigRedJelly|2020-07-29T09:01:28-07:00July 29th, 2020|
Owning your own home is part of the American Dream, but is there a best time to buy your first house? For those who are seriously thinking about homeownership, there is a distinction between wanting a house and being [...]
Mortgage Terminology: 7 Phrases Every Home Buyer Should Know
By BigRedJelly|2020-06-26T12:12:03-07:00June 26th, 2020|
Buying a home is a major step for most people. But listening to lenders use mortgage terminology can quickly make you feel like they are speaking a foreign language. Here's a quick overview of some of the most common terms [...]
Is the “Offer” in the Mail I received Legit and Can I Opt Out?
By mariebjo|2020-05-12T14:27:45-07:00April 13th, 2020|
Once you've applied for any type of financing - it is not "if" but "when " you will receive an offer of credit (to borrow money or to buy something) - This will typically come from other mortgage companies, [...]
Our New Free Report Tells You What To Expect When You’re Expecting… To Buy A Home!
By mariebjo|2020-04-05T15:44:27-07:00April 5th, 2020|
Whether it's your first time or your fifth, everybody knows buying a home is a big project. Our Free Consumer Report gives you a clear view of all the steps involved - in plain language, no jargon (...) View [...]
By mariebjo|2020-02-04T08:22:08-08:00April 1st, 2020|
Every month you pay rent on a home that will never be yours. It's like dumping money down the drain. You would rather be making a mortgage payment each month, if only you could save up for a down [...]
Fed Rate Cut & Mortgage Rates – What Does this Mean to Me?
By mariebjo|2020-04-05T15:44:38-07:00March 31st, 2020|
You may have heard - a few days ago, the federal reserve announced a rate cut. Here’s what that means... Fed cutting rates are a short term overnight bank to bank lending rate which DOES NOT have a direct impact [...]
By mariebjo|2020-03-10T10:08:47-07:00March 4th, 2020|
Do you worry about how you will retire at an age that isn’t 90? Most people with an average income do. You may not have huge savings or 401K. Many don’t. However, today’s homeowners are using a reverse mortgage to [...]
If you think your credit score is good enough, think again
By mariebjo|2020-03-10T10:09:00-07:00February 26th, 2020|
A few years ago, I was talking to a client (Let’s call her Mary) whose home I had financed. We were just catching up with each other and she mentioned she was thinking about buying a new car. I offered [...]
By mariebjo|2020-02-04T08:17:10-08:00February 5th, 2020|
Most physician’s situations just don’t fit into the normal guidelines. With a physician loan, all the challenges can be detrimental if not handled correctly. Most loan officers have only had experience with any of these types of challenges and unique [...]