No Escaping Mortgage Guidelines

November 10th, 2016

brian-martucci-underwriters-referees-mortgage-blogThere’s no outsmarting or escaping the mortgage guidelines upheld by underwriters, no matter how much income or assets the buyer has. The purpose of the underwriting process is to check the loan applicant’s credit, financial capacity, and the collateral. The underwriter’s main purpose is to make sure everything in the application meets the loan’s guidelines that you are applying for, whether that be from Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, FHA or VA. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mortgage Applicants Are Money Laundering?

August 13th, 2012

brian-martucci-mortgage-large-depositI have found out another reason why documenting a mortgage loan application has become a nightmare. This story relates specifically to documenting assets and the bureaucratic, paper-laden gauntlet that it has become. Guess who is responsible? Come on, you only need one guess! The reason that documenting assets has become torture for mortgage applicants is the U.S. federal government. Yes, yet again, we have our overlords, nannies and protectors on Capitol Hill to thank for the latest round of insanity. Read the rest of this entry »

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