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Lennar Homes Dallas Texas

FHFA Increases Loan Limits, Third Year Straight!

As we near the end of the year, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has announced the maximum mortgage loan limits for 2019. For the third straight year, these limits have increased! So what does that mean for you? A conforming loan is one that meets a standard set of guidelines ensuring that the size […]

Notarize and Eagle Home Mortgage Join Forces to Complete a Fully-Digital Mortgage Closing in Texas

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Notarize, the first digital platform to offer a fully-online closing experience, and Eagle Home Mortgage, a full-service mortgage lender, announced the execution of a fully-digital mortgage closing in Kyle, Texas, for a Lennar homebuyer. Notarize’s online closing process aligns with Lennar Corp.’s vision to create a convenient digital transaction process, providing homebuyers with a […]

Eagle Home Mortgage Hosts Back-To-School Drive for Local Foster Children

Eagle Home Mortgage recently hosted their 16th Donation Drive for Treehouse. Eagle’s 2018 Back-To-School Donation Drive will help local foster children in the greater Seattle area have a successful start to their school year.  Eagle Associates raised $2,327 in cash donations and filled collection bins with clothes, backpacks, shoes and school supplies. The Treehouse Wearhouse is […]

Eagle’s Guide to the Cost of Living in America

The Story. It is time to discuss the condition of the cost of living in America. Over the span of just a few years, the American consumer’s cost of living has skyrocketed to insane heights. Tell me more. American workers put 40+ hours of work on the time-clock each week and their wages are still […]

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 […]