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When Calvin was young he dreamed of ruling an expansive fiefdom where his subjects would enjoy safe and comfortable lives. These days the job ruler of the free world is not as appealing as it once was, but his passion to help people realize their dreams of safe and comfortable lives through homeownership remains. He is excited to answer your questions and walk you through the mortgage process and prepare you to unlock the door to your own little kingdom.
06 Feb 2019
| 3 min read

5 reasons to buy a home in Wisconsin in 2019

Whether you’re looking for lower home prices, down payment assistance, or affordable metro areas for first-time home buyers, Wisconsin makes a strong case for why you should buy a home there in 2019.

By Calvin
01 Feb 2019
| 5 min read

Everything you need is in Chicago's Southport Corridor

Our Chicago mortgage company has covered some big neighborhoods in Chicago (Wicker Park, Uptown, South Loop). But sometimes you find intriguing pockets within those major areas. And that includes Chic...

By Calvin
31 Jan 2019
| 4 min read

What does Loan-to-Value (LTV) mean on a mortgage?

When you're getting approved for a mortgage, you're likely to come across the acronym LTV, which refers to the Loan-to-Value ratio. In this blog, we'll cover what the Loan-to-Value ratio means, why it...

By Calvin
25 Jan 2019
| 5 min read

Buying a home in Bucktown, Chicago

Bucktown is often considered one and the same with Wicker Park, which we covered in our first Chicago neighborhood series. The neighborhood sits east of Logan Square, directly north of Wicker Park, an...

By Calvin
18 Jan 2019
| 3 min read

Style and practicality come with buying a condo in Chicago’s West Loop

With a low inventory of single-family homes in popular neighborhoods, many home buyers are looking at condos for sale in Chicago to meet a middle ground of location and practicality. If you find yours...

By Calvin

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