Where did mortgages come from? You’ll be surprised at twisty-turny path the modern-day mortgage took over the last few centuries, and in the USA, especially the last few decades. You’d never guess why you got the mortgage that you got or are about to get!
What new-construction builder upgrades are worth the money and which ones are not? We’ll check that out, plus the pros and cons of buying a home with cash, common mortgage questions and the latest cool home gadgets to make your life easier.
We go over ways you can save on your summer utility bills, how your student loans can affect you qualifying for a mortgage, tips on keeping your pets safe in this summer and a Covid mortgage forbearance update.
We talk about the post-Covid state of the Nashville real estate market, the true cost of building a pool and Nashville’s hottest walkable neighborhoods with top Nashville realtor, Wendy Dyes. We also get an update of new mortgage qualification guidelines.
We cover what you can do to be ready the next time the power goes out or there’s a natural disaster before we divulge some fun and useful Alexa and Siri commands you many not know about. We end by discussing how to qualify for a mortgage after experiencing Covid-19 unemployment.
Smart-home technology can be very useful and exciting, but a little overwhelming when getting started. We help guide you in the right direction. Then, we discuss a little-known alternative to refinancing: mortgage recasting. Finally, we visit with a licensed appraiser to unravel the mysteries of getting a great home appraisal.