We are nearing the end of tax season and many people have already received their tax refund. And some are not so lucky. Instead, they have learned someone else got there first and has their money.
Tax fraud occurs when an individual or business willfully and intentionally falsifies information on a tax return in order to limit the amount of tax liability, or to boost a tax refund. But it doesn’t stop there.
Did you know identity theft can lead … Continue reading
Dallas home prices have been on the move higher for sometime, and continue to rise. Dallas is one of the hottest markets in the nation.
Today, CoreLogic reported home prices have risen from December 2015 to 2016 by 7.2%. The Dallas market place has seen a rise of 6.6% according to the report.
Just over a week ago, Case-Shiller 20-city composite home price index measured home price increases of 5.6% year-over-year, November 2015 to November 2016. Dallas is included in … Continue reading
FHA home loans help homebuyers from all across the country attain their dream of homeownership. Historically, FHA loans offer more leniency on loan qualifying parameters than any other type loan which makes homeownership available to homebuyers who might otherwise not qualify.
FHA home loans are able to offer easier loan qualifying because of the mortgage insurance premiums … Continue reading
Did you know the Veteran home loan is available to Veterans, service members and unmarried surviving spouses? Yet only 12% of those eligible for a Veteran home loan actually have them. That means 88% of people who have served our country and are eligible for homeownership benefits, that they earned, are missing out. Are you missing out?
If you are a United States veteran…thank you for your service, and welcome home! See if you qualify for your VA homeownership benefit, … Continue reading
After ten years, the Federal Home Finance Agency (FHFA) will increase its conforming home loan limits for 2017, increasing home buyers financing power. The conforming limit has not budged since it was raised to $417,000 in 2006, just prior to the financial crisis.
Discover how much home you qualify for, click here.
Conforming home loan limits, which apply to all conventional mortgages delivered to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, are set each year by FHFA. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are … Continue reading
Veterans Day is a day we celebrate, honor, and pay our respects to those who have served our great country. Today belongs to them. Men and women who made the decision to be “all in” for every single one of us.
We will likely never be able to comprehend the commitment required of a Veteran. We sleep soundly in our beds, night after night, because our men and women stand ready, selflessly, to protect our freedom. They are tough and … Continue reading