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FHA loan limits for 2018

FHA Loan Limits Set Higher for 2018

As of January 1st 2018, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) will be increasing the FHA Loan limit for new cases from its current level of $287,500 to $294,515. This means that an FHA buyer, putting the minimum 3.5% down, can now purchase a house for $305,000. The Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECMs) – reverse mortgages […]

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Bob Miller Middle School, Henderson NV

Best Middle Schools (Junior High Schools) in Henderson, NV

If you have school-aged children, the quality of schools serving your neighborhood may be an important factor in choosing where you want to live. Following are the highest rated Middle Schools and Junior High Schools in Henderson. (See a list of Henderson’s best Elementary Schools) GreatSchools.org is a national non-profit that rates local schools. Following […]

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best elementary schools in Henderson NV

Best Elementary Schools in Henderson, NV

For many young families, the choice of where to buy home comes down to finding the best schools for their children. Following is a list of the best Elementary Schools in Henderson, NV. (See the best Middle and Junior High Schools). GreatSchools.org is a national non-profit that rates local schools. Following are their rankings for […]

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Home Buyer Tips

Homebuyer Tips [Infographic]

Buying a home can be at times exciting, stressful, exhilarating, and frustrating all in the same deal. Following are 6 tips that will ensure the outcome is one that you can enjoy for years. My number one tip – work with an agent. A good agent will ensure that all of this and more is taken […]

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HUD homes

What is a HUD Home?

HUD is an acronym for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. HUD becomes the owner of foreclosed properties (1-4 units) that were purchased with an FHA loan. They then re-sell the home to recoup the loss created by the foreclosure. Who Can Buy a HUD Home? HUD homes may be purchased by anyone […]

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Highlighted Mortgage Document And House Keys

What is Escrow?

Simply put, escrow is a financial arrangement where a third party holds and regulates payment of the funds for the two parties involved in a given transaction. It helps make transactions more secure by keeping the payment in a secure escrow account. Funds are then released after all of the terms of an agreement are […]

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