Stephen Katz Mortgage Blog

Follow me
By
Mortgage and Lending - Katz Mortgage Team, a branch of VanDyk Mortgage Corporation
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Throughout your home-buying process, you will receive a load of real-estate paper work. The question is, how do you know which documents you should keep after buying a home? After all, you don’t want to keep all the paperwork. Here are the files you should keep and why: Buyer’s Agent Agreement Wh...
07/20/2018
Buying a home out of state can be very stressful, especially if you don’t have the time to travel there on your own. It can be very frightening to not know the best neighborhood without any guideline. It’s unfortunate how you might be gambling for your dream home. That’s just plain stressful!In c...
07/13/2018
Life is full of exciting moments, especially purchasing your first home. Whether you are ready to move out of your parent’s home or ending your rental lease, purchasing your first property is a big step. You want to get it right. The one big decision you are facing is whether you should get a new...
07/06/2018
Many Americans do not own their dream homes today because they think they’re unable to afford the down payment. People assume they need to put 20 percent down to buy a home. Believe it or not, that’s not the case.It sounds too good to be true, but you can buy a house with much less than 20 percen...
06/29/2018
0 Comments
Buying a home is exciting, however, figuring out the right home loans can be very stressful. Home loans, also called mortgages, come in numerous types.  Choosing the right mortgage loan is very important. To have a better idea of what loan works best for your needs we are going to dive into the V...
06/22/2018
More and more of the millennial generation are interested in homeownership. The way that millennials find their home has changed because they are living in a world that is ruled by technology.  According to the chart below, Millennials, ages 18-34, cover 42 percent of all home buyers today. First...
06/15/2018
 Everything you own is packed into the moving truck. The old house is empty and you’re on your way to your new location. The moment you finally arrived at your new home, you finally turn the key and open the door. Getting help to unload the truck and arrange the furniture. You see your neighbors ...
06/08/2018
You can’t help but feel overwhelmingly excited when you begin thinking of buying a home. Looking for a house can be time consuming. Finding your soulmate home makes you realize that hard work truly pays off.  So, how long does it take to buy a house? It depends. On average, looking for a home nor...
05/30/2018
People normally have two choices when it comes to where they live and ultimately call home sweet home. There are numerus factors that can affect a person’s decision to rent or buy a home. The most influential factor is usually financial. So, is homeownership still a cornerstone of the American Dr...
05/23/2018
 It's a tough call between choosing a condo, townhouse, or single-family home when it comes to first-time buyers. When deciding between each potential home market, the type of house you purchase will also impact your down payment plans.  Managing lifestyles and budgets contribute to the buyer's p...
05/16/2018