FHA or Conventional?

Buyers with a minimum down payment are generally faced with the decision of whether to get a FHA or a conventional loan.  With the new 3% down payment program on conventional loans, it may become more confusing which loan to pursue. The two loan programs have mortgage...

Selecting a Lender

Finding a mortgage lender is not a problem. Selecting someone who will help you find the best loan product for your situation even if it means sending you to another lender is paramount. There is a huge advantage to be able to sit across the table from someone you’re...

A Home is worth the sacrifice

There are many reasons people want a home with the most frequent responses being a place of their own, to raise their family, share with their friends and feel safe and secure.  These are all strong motivations fueling the American Dream of owning your own home. The...

Sun Valley, Idaho

Located in southern Idaho, Sun Valley (and neighboring Ketchum) is a resort area known best for its world-class skiing. During winter, it’s a snow bunny’s paradise, but summer boasts warm temps, gorgeous scenery, and outdoor concerts and festivals. Regardless of the...

Digital Detox

How to take a break from technology In this technology-focused world, it’s hard to unplug from digital devices. And sure, modern inventions like smartphones and tablets exist to make your life more convenient and to entertain you. (Who hasn’t used Google Maps for...