For over 2 decades I have been helping families realize the Dream of Home Ownership. First Time Home Buyers, Move-up, Second Home and Investment Buyers all have their specific needs, and we are proud to help them navigate through the Pre-Approval process to Closing.
Our Team has been the Winner of “Best of Clark County Mortgage Advisor” by the voters of the Columbian Newspaper for four out of the last five years. You can feel confident that we will make sure that the loan you take meets your short-term and long-term goals. For us, doing business is about making human connections. You will see it in everything that we do.
On a personal note, my wife and I moved to Vancouver in 1980 and raised 3 wonderful children. We have the kids and grandkids over to the fictitious Kilkenny Bar and Grill on a regular basis. Clark County is a great place to live!
I look forward to working for you and getting to know you when we meet.
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Why Finance of America Mortgage?
We’re not about pushing loan papers. We’re about moving your dream forward. And we do that through knowledgeable local advisors, a personal approach, and a variety of smart loan options.
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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