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Eagle Home Mortgage Announces Appointment of Laura Escobar as President

Miami, FL – August 20, 2018 – Eagle Home Mortgage, a financial services subsidiary of Lennar Corporation, today announced that Laura Escobar, previously Executive Vice President of Eagle Home Mortgage, now leads the company as president. Ms. Escobar is a 33-year mortgage industry veteran and joined Eagle in 2002. She assumed the role of EVP […]

How Millennial Homebuyers are Saving for a Down Payment

Many millennials are reaching the age where they consider purchasing their first home. However, most are strapped for cash when it comes to acquiring enough savings for a mortgage down payment. The obstacles faced are due to the current economic climate coupled with debt acquired through student loans and higher cost of living. Hurdles like […]

Eagle Home Mortgage Donates 3,244 Cases of Water to the Salvation Army’s Red Shield Survival Squad

The temp in Phoenix is predicted to hit 110 degrees today. With this kind of heat, water = survival. Eagle Home Mortgage recently hosted their “Second Annual Water Wars” in response to the excessive Arizona heat. Associates collected and donated 3,244 cases – that’s nearly 80,000 bottles – of water in an effort to help […]

‘For Sale’ Signs Spark Controversy Between Sellers

It’s summertime, and that means homeowners across the nation are hammering “For Sale” signs into their front yard. While the homebuying market and temperatures heat up, so is the controversy between sellers on whether or not to keep the age-old tradition of word-of-mouth marketing through front yard “For Sale” signs. Many neighborhood planners are contemplating […]

What Homebuyers Need to Know About a Possible Flood Insurance Lapse

The story The federal flood insurance program has the potential to lapse during the middle of hurricane season. Homebuyers who plan to purchase flood insurance might want to hit the gas pedal on buying a policy. We’re here to break it all down for you so you can prepare. Tell me more about it. Basically, […]

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EagleEdge: Making Homeownership Possible

At Eagle Home Mortgage, we are committed to seeing you home – and with the new EagleEdge Down Payment Assistance Program, that may be closer than you think! By providing a 3.5% down payment assistance grant to our borrowers, this program allows us to make homeownership possible for more people than ever before. The great […]

How Eagle’s College Recruitment Program Jumpstarts Careers

Chris Knopp is a Loan Officer at Eagle Home Mortgage. He became a recruit during the first-year launch of Eagle’s college recruitment program, Next Gen. In 2017, Eagle Home Mortgage recruited Knopp at a college career fair. Before attending the career fair, Knopp never considered applying for a position in the mortgage industry. He was […]

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Credit Report Got You Down? Big Changes May Bring a Boost This Summer.

Some big changes are on the way when it comes to your credit report– and they may just work in your favor! The three major credit bureaus – Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion – have come to an agreement with 31 state attorney generals to change the way they look at collections and how they affect […]

Eagle’s Guide to Freddie Mac’s HomeOne Mortgage

The story. Freddie Mac released a new mortgage option on April 26, 2018. This new option is called HomeOne and helps more first-time homebuyers qualify for their first home. Tell me more. First-time homebuyers make up almost half of all U.S. home purchases. If you think about it, that is a lot of people! Buying […]

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 […]