With more than 15 years of experience as a business owner in the oil and gas industry, Damon Blackwell has gained extensive expertise in sales, management, and finance. Damon graduated with a BBA in Finance from the University of North Texas and was named to the Dean’s List. This knowledge has helped him to become THE authority on mortgage lending. Damon is licensed in several states including Nevada, Texas, Idaho, and California.
Damon sees things that other industry professionals may overlook, allowing him to help thousands of homeowners purchase and refinance homes. Damon is passionate about finding creative financing solutions for his clients, no matter how complex. He utilizes his dedication to learning, along with his experience and unparalleled insight to better understand the forces that drive interest rates. By staying up to date on the latest complexities of mortgage lending, technology, and cutting-edge marketing techniques for real estate, Damon has become a vital resource for homeowners and Realtors alike.
His high level of customer service, availability regardless of the time of day, and his tenacity are only some of the qualities that set him apart, and results don’t lie. In just his first year alone of Mortgage Lending, Damon was able to help 67 families purchase or refinance their homes. Homeownership is such a momentous and memorable milestone, Damon is humbled at the opportunity to be a part of that journey.
Outside the office, Damon enjoys spending time with his wife and going to the gym.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The total number of properties you may look at will depend on several factors, such as your budget and the housing availability in your area. In general, real estate agents recommend that homebuyers look at several properties before making a decision, but there is not an exact number. Most people look at 10 homes, at a minimum, so they can compare them. However, you may find the dream house with more or fewer searches.
When it comes to the best home buying tips, there are different ways to search for properties. Statistics from the National Association of REALTORS® reveal that 51 percent of buyers searched and found their homes on the internet, while 30 percent used real estate agents. Other ways to search for homes include asking friends, relatives, neighbors and homebuilders for help. A small percentage of homebuyers used newspaper advertisements and yard or open house signs to search for homes.
Although a pre-approval is not one of the required steps to buying a house, it can certainly help you stand out in a competitive market with many buyers. A pre-approval can show sellers that you’re serious and capable of getting a mortgage, so they may be more likely to accept your offer.
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