What is a Typical Loan Origination Fee?

What is a Typical Loan Origination Fee?

Let’s start by saying 1% might be “typical.” Then let’s add to it by saying 0% is also “typical.” The thing is, you can have three different lenders quote a rate and fees on the same day, and get three different rates and origination fees quoted. This is because the...
What to Be Aware of When Buying an Old House

What to Be Aware of When Buying an Old House

Asbestos flooring, drywall, insulation, etc. If disturbed, during remodeling for example, asbestos can be an extreme health hazard. Old plumbing/sewer lines and electrical wiring. These can leach lead into your drinking water, cause raw sewage to back up into your...
Why Agents are Licensed

Why Agents are Licensed

As a licensed agent, I have often wondered this about hairdressers. Why do hairdressers need to be licensed? Licensure for certain professions is done primarily to protect the public from incompetence. Licensure ensures a basic level of competence for a large number...