Home Buyers

Eagle Digital Mortgage:  An Eco-Friendly Way to Prequalify

Here’s what you need to know Mortgage applications use a lot of paper. A Loan Officer uses about five times the amount of paper to process their loans than a typical office worker. The average office worker uses about two pounds of paper per day and this number includes mistakes made by the copier. The […]

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How to Prepare for Buying a Home

So, you’re tired of paying rent and thinking about buying your first home. The path to homeownership can be very exciting… but with all of the paperwork and jargon, it can also be stressful! You want to begin your home buying journey with confidence, and to do so we recommend checking out these below tips. […]

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What is Escrow?

You may have heard of the term “escrow” and been aware that it’s a topic related to real estate. But for many people, that’s where their escrow expertise ends. If you remain unsure about what escrow is, read on to find out what it is and how it is used to help buyers and sellers […]

Why Eagle Digital Mortgage is Different

Applying for a mortgage loan the old-fashioned way was pretty tedious. It’s been one of those manual, paper-intensive processes in dire need of a big overhaul. We thought so too. So, we decided to ditch that and provide our customers with a more frictionless experience that meets today’s busy, mobile lifestyle. That’s why we created […]

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The Upside of Downsizing

Is home downsizing a good move for you? Perhaps your kids have moved out. Maybe you don’t have children, but you have space to spare. Or you possibly just need more breathing room in your budget. Whatever the reasons, scaling down to a smaller home can bring in big benefits. Increased Cash Flow Whether you […]

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Home Inspection vs. Appraisal: Which Do You Need?

You have probably heard about getting an appraisal or an inspection before you close on a home. To the untrained ear, they may seem the same. But learning the difference between a home inspection and appraisal will show that they are both important parts of home buying. Home Inspection A home inspection is a limited, […]

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The 411 on Closing Costs

Don’t get blindsided—the price tag on that home you’re looking at is not the total amount you will pay for it. That’s because of closing costs. The term is vague because it is an umbrella that covers a variety of fees assessed when a person takes out a mortgage. Learning what different closing costs are, […]

ARM vs Fixed Rate Mortgage

Adjustable vs Fixed-Rate: Which Is Best for You?

Unlike a quality baseball cap, mortgages are not “one size fits all”. Lenders offer a variety of loan products, complete with seemingly complicated terminology and financial mechanisms. Lucky for you, there’s a way to find out what kind of mortgage is best for you. Mortgages boil down to two basic categories: adjustable-rate and fixed-rate. Knowing […]