The real estate market continues to bloom this spring. 2016 was a record setting year for the housing market in Wisconsin and the pace of sales are continuing to increase, even as prices rise, according to the January existing home Market Report by the Wisconsin Realtors® Association. According to the National Association of Realtors, homes … Continue reading HOME SALES HIT SPRING RECORD

4 Important Documents You Will Sign for a Mortgage

If you are going to be purchasing a home in the near future, take a moment to educate yourself on the mortgage process. The current loan documents borrowers have to sign have been simplified over the years, allowing you an easier time understanding them and the conditions that go with it. These forms should be … Continue reading 4 Important Documents You Will Sign for a Mortgage


Are pre-approvals and pre-qualifications the same thing? If you are pre-approved are you guaranteed to close your mortgage loan? Do all mortgage loans require a 20 percent down payment? In today’s blog post, we hope to debunk a mortgage myth or three and help you better understand the mortgage process. Mortgage Myth No. 1 Pre-qualification and pre-approvals are … Continue reading 3 COMMON MORTGAGE MYTHS


It’s easy to get nervous about something as big as applying for a mortgage. What is not so easy is putting our minds at ease if you’re in the middle of the process and things aren’t going the way you had thought they would. Here is a list of questions you can ask your loan … Continue reading QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR LOAN OFFICER