Mortgage Guide

How to get a home loan

My parents want to help me with my down pa...

This is a common question that comes up in working with borrowers on how to purchase a home. Their parents want to help them. They all think should be pretty simple thing to do,...

What are prepaid Items?

If you are planning to get a mortgage and gathering information about mortgages, you likely asking “what are prepaid items?” - I want to help you understand this. Read on!

Ask the Underwriter:  What is a “Student L...

I'm making it easier for everyone to understand how the mortgage process works! As part of my brand new "Ask the Underwriter" feature, I'll be posting your questions and my answ...

What does baseball have to do with mortgag...

In a baseball game, the strategy of a batting order is very important.  The best hitters are placed early in the batting order and poorer hitters are placed towards the end. The...

Is it finally time for you to buy a home?

Buying a home is exciting. It’s also one of the most important financial decisions you’ll make. We want to help you reach your goal!

Are closing costs and down payment the sam...

What’s included in closing costs?

Realtors: What are the pebbles in your sho...

How can NewCastle provide amazing and delightful customer service to realtors?

Property Inspection Waiver: say goodbye to...

That’s right guys, you might be able to purchase a house without having to get a mandatory appraisal. Fannie Mae just announced on Tuesday 9-26-2017 that they will now allow pro...

Can USDA mortgage increase real estate sal...

Can USDA mortgage increase real estate sales?