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Your Guide To Reverse Mortgage Loans

Are you interested in increasing your income after you retire? Do you have a home with a fully or mostly paid off mortgage? If so then you might want to consider a reverse mortgage loan. You probably have heard about … Continue reading

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Low Down Payment Mortgages That Allow You To Buy A Home Much Sooner

If you’re like most first-time home buyers, when it comes to finding a home loan, one obstacle tends to get in your way more than most. We’re talking about down payments. High down payment requirements can serve as the first … Continue reading

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Why You Should Consider Refinancing Your Mortgage This Summer

If you haven’t thought about it yet (or done so), this summer may be the perfect time to refinance your mortgage. Mortgage interest rates are still very low and have just recently dropped again. If you’re a homeowner with good … Continue reading

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What To Expect on Closing Day

Closing on a property can often seem like a process that takes forever. There are many steps to purchasing a home from making an offer and negotiating on the property you want to buy, finding a mortgage professional to help … Continue reading

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How The Housing Market In Chicago Is Starting To Favor Buyers In 2019

The housing market in Chicago is growing increasingly intriguing in 2019. There are a number of real estate trends that are shaping the market today. The prices of houses in Chicago have gone up only slightly in the past year … Continue reading

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Everything You Need To Know About Closing Cost Credits

So you’re in the process of buying a new home and the inspection has just been completed. You’re looking forward to getting settled in as soon as possible, but you notice there are some areas of the home that aren’t … Continue reading

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What Are Prepaid Items On My Loan Estimate?

  Are you in the process of preparing to buy a home? Or thinking about refinancing your current mortgage agreement? If so, there are many factors that should be considered before committing to a new homeowner loan. In this article, … Continue reading

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Kiki Calumet Honored As A Market Leader in Forbes

Image Credit: Five Star Mortgage Awards We are proud to announce that one of A and N Mortgage’s Executive Vice Presidents was honored as market leader by Forbes. Check out the February 2019 issue of Forbes to read the article. … Continue reading

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Visa Classifications and Applying for a Mortgage as a Non-U.S. Citizen

To many people, owning a home in the United States is seen as the ultimate financial goal. But if you’re planning to do so as a non-U.S. citizen then there can sometimes be additional requirements beyond those for U.S. citizens … Continue reading

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7 Dos And Don’ts During The Mortgage Process

If you’re ready to purchase a home then one of the first considerations you might have to deal with is a mortgage, often known as a home loan. You’ll find many mortgage bankers and mortgage brokers in Chicago that are … Continue reading

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