Born in Cocoa Beach Florida, with family moves to Gainesville and then on to Cape Coral in 1978, I am proud to call Southwest Florida my forever home. I am proud to be a Floridian! I now reside in Charlotte County which gives me the ability to serve my clients and agents from Nokomis to Naples. I have over 20 years lending experience that includes originating, processing and training in underwriting. I’m a Loan Officer who has created loan solutions for specific mortgage needs. I work with a team of underwriters and processors to assist in funding each loan on-time, every time. My success is due to my unparalleled level of service at creating unique loan solutions.
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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