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How Amerifund Keeps You Up-to-Date

How Amerifund Keeps You Up-to-Date

Amerifund is committed to keeping our clients and referral partners up to date on all the ups and downs of the mortgage industry. We live in a fast-changing environment, and mortgage rates will be evolving in the coming months. During this time, we look forward to helping as many people as possible. In this video, Jamie Cavanaugh explains why you may be hearing from us as we update our database in preparation for major changes. If you haven’t worked with us in the past, give us a call so we can keep you informed on the latest news.

How We Qualify Borrowers Around The Country

How We Qualify Borrowers Around The Country

Amerifund is fast-growing and as of this video, is licensed in 22 states, with more on the way! But how do we qualify so many borrowers in different locations, financial situations, housing markets and more? In this week’s episode, Angela Wyckoff explains how the DSCR program is just one of the ways we help borrowers who may not qualify otherwise.

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid Of VA Loans

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid Of VA Loans

VA Loans can seem confusing, and for that reason, some veterans, home sellers, and even mortgage loan officers have avoided them in the past. In this week’s episode, Cesar Silva explains the benefits of VA loans and why they’re not as complicated as some people think.

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What Is A HELOC?

What Is A HELOC?

What do you do if you need funds for investment, renovations, tuition, transportation, or any other reason? Do you get a credit card or is there something better? If you’re a homeowner, you may consider a home equity line of credit, or HELOC. In this week’s video, Jamie Cavanaugh explains what a HELOC is and who should consider getting one. As always, if you have any questions, give us a call!

What Are Mortgage Points?

What Are Mortgage Points?

How do you get the interest rate you want? There are many things that can help, like having good credit or using a broker like Amerifund to compare rates from different lenders, but something you may not know, is that if you’re targeting a specific rate, you may be able to get there by paying points on your loan. In this week’s episode, Amerifund President Jamie Cavanaugh explains what mortgage points are and how you might use them in your next home loan.

What’s The Difference Between Pre-approval And Pre-qualification?

What’s The Difference Between Pre-approval And Pre-qualification?

You’ve probably gotten letters in the mail saying that you’re already pre-qualified for a loan, but what does that really mean? How many others got that same letter? In this week’s video, Jamie Cavanaugh explains the difference between pre-qualification and pre-approval, and which one you should get if you’re serious about buying a home.

What Are Bank Statement Loans?

What Are Bank Statement Loans?

When you apply for a mortgage, you’ll likely need to provide copies of your tax returns to verify proof of income. But what if your tax returns don’t tell the whole story? For borrowers who are self-employed or in the entertainment industry, submitting tax returns may not be enough. In this video, Jamie Cavanaugh explains how Amerifund uses bank statement loans to help our borrowers get approved.

What Would A Recession Mean For The Real Estate Market?

What Would A Recession Mean For The Real Estate Market?

Over the past two years, we’ve seen some of the most unusual and least predictable economic conditions of our lifetimes, but now economists surveyed by the Wall Street Journal say there’s a 28% chance of a recession in the next 12 months, more than doubling the 13% chance this time last year. So what happens if a recession does hit? In this week’s video, Amerifund CEO Brad Rice explains the effects of a recession on the housing market, and what will happen if The Fed can’t keep things under control.

What is a rate lock?

What is a rate lock?

In a rising rate environment Amerifund is committed to making mortgage simple. In this week’s video, Amerifund President Jamie Cavanaugh explains how your loan officer can lock in a low interest rate for you so that you’ll still have time to go through the mortgage process without losing your great rate!