How To: Protect Yourself From Predatory Lending

Protect Yourself From Predatory LendingLearn how to spot and avoid predatory lending practices so you don’t get stuck with a bad loan If you’re in the market for a home loan, you may have heard the term “Predatory Lending” before. Here we’ll explain what that means and how to spot predatory lenders so you don’t get stuck in a bad situation! What are predatory lending practices?In a nutshell, predatory lending is when a lender takes advantage of a borrower. The lender might propose unfair loan terms, such as charging the highest possible rates and f...

June 29th, 2017 | Types of Loans, Predatory Lending, Home Loans, Mortgage Rate, How To: Protect Yourself From Predatory Lending

What Are VA Loans?

What Are VA Loans?Learn about the benefits and find out if you may qualify for a VA loan. VA loans are a type of home mortgage guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. This type of loan is available to many US service members, and offer some fantastic benefits for you and your family. VA loans can only be used for the purchase of a primary residence, not a second or rental home. Am I eligible for a VA loan?If you’ve served in active duty for 90 days during wartime, or 181 days during peacetime, you may be eligible to apply for a VA loan. Those who have served 6 yea...

June 22nd, 2017 | Home Loans, Types of Loans, VA Loan, What Are VA Loans?

Which Type Of Home Mortgage Loan Should I Get?

What Type Of Mortgage Loan Is Right For Me?Learn about 3 of the most common types of home mortgage loans and see which one might be right for you.  With so many different types of loans out there, it can be confusing where to start. Here are some of the most common types of mortgage loans and what you can generally expect with each one. An independent mortgage broker like The Mortgage Source can help make sure you get the right loan for your unique situation, along with the best rate and closing cost for you. Conventional MortgageConventional mortgage loans are the most common type o...

May 31st, 2017 | Home Loans, Independent Mortgage Broker, Mortgage Rate, Types of Loans, Which Type Of Home Mortgage Loan Should I Get?

How Do I Find The Best Mortgage Rate?

How Do I Find The Best Mortgage Rate?Top 3 Reasons To Use An Independent Mortgage Broker: Get better rates and closing costs, eliminate the bureaucracy and customize your mortgage, and work directly with decision makers Whether you’re looking to finance a new home purchase or refinance one you already own, deciding where to get a loan can be confusing. There are banks, national lenders, and independent mortgage brokers. Here are the top three reasons why you should choose an independent mortgage broker for your loan. If you like to live, eat, and shop local, why not get your lo...

May 23rd, 2017 | Mortgage Rate, Home Loans, Independent Mortgage Broker, Customize, How Do I Find The Best Mortgage Rate?

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We'll be posting new blogs every couple weeks! Our goals are to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about home mortgages, show the benefits of working with an independent mortgage broker, and support North Georgia by showcasing all the great things our local community has to offer!

May 16th, 2017 | The Mortgage Source, Local, Welcome to our Blog

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Phone: 678-317-0338
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The Mortgage Source, LLC
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21 Court St, Suite 102
Jasper, Georgia 30143
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