How does an inquiry affect my credit score for a mortgage

How does a mortgage inquiry affect my credit score

How does an inquiry affect my credit score for a mortgage. As a top Dallas Texas lender, I get this question all the time.  The fact is if you are shopping for a Dallas Texas mortgage, lenders have to pull your credit.  Let’s take a look at some basics.  What is an inquiry?  An Inquiry […]

Divorcing Your Mortgage Newsletter December 2017

Dividing Up Credit Card Debt During A Divorce

Divorce Resource you need to protect yourself. A professional divorce team has a range of team players including the attorney, financial planner, accountant, appraiser, mediator and yes, a divorce lending professional. Every team member has a significant role ensuring the divorcing client is set to succeed post decree. A lending professional well versed in the […]

How a reverse mortgage helped a senior purchase a home

Why Get Your Reverse Mortgage From Richard Woodward of Service First Mortgage

How a reverse mortgage helped an 84-year-old retired schoolteacher purchase a home even with horrible credit.  She needed to sell her existing larger home so she could move closer to her grandchildren and save the expense of a large home. Many seniors try to help their adult children by cosigning credit accounts with them. Unfortunately, […]