Category Archives: First Time Homebuyer Loans

Do I Choose My Loan or Does It Choose Me?

  You may ask yourself, do I choose my loan or does it choose me. Choosing which California home loan to use when purchasing a home can seem daunting regardless if you are California a first time homebuyer or a move-up buyer or a refinancer.  But with today’s market the loan almost chooses you.  That’s right, the […]

PMI Is A Tax Deduction? Who Knew?

PMI, otherwise know as private mortgage insurance, is that nasty insurance borrowers have to pay that protects the lender on a California mortgage when buying or refinancing a home and your first trust deed is greater than 80% of the appraised value. For much of the past decade, borrowers opted for a first and second mortgage […]

Getting A California Real Estate Loan with 1/2 Percent Down Payment Has Arrived

  Actually this California mortgage has been available for several years but it just doesn’t get any press. The program is government backed and has been around since 2002 but only one lender has the authority to offer this California home loan which is why the general public isn’t familiar with it. The loan is called the […]