What Can I Do About Rising Interest Rates?

Well, unfortunately, they are currently a reality. For many people just entering the housing market and considering buying, it’s a little easier since this is where interest rates are now and that expectation has been set. For those that were preapproved a few months...

Exciting Announcement!

Every year, the esteemed Scotsman Guide honors the nation’s top-producing residential mortgage originators. This year, I am graciously excited to receive the 2022 Scotsman Guide Top Originators Award! I qualified as a top mortgage broker, by most loans closed, and by...

Petition to Repeal Proposition 19

California voters voted “yes” to Proposition 19 in November 2020, but there is an active petition to repeal it; if you are interested in adding your signature and are a Santa Clara County voter, please reach out to me by April 8th. I believe that most voters read the...

Interest Rates are Rising

Well, we knew it wouldn’t last forever. Rates in the high 1% (10 or 15 Year Fixed) and 2% range quickly have become a thing of the past. There are two main reasons for this: Rising InflationThe Federal Reserve started tapering its mortgage stimulus program, with the...

Coronavirus and Forbearance Agreements

As part of the  Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, the government has stipulated two important allowances in regards to your mortgage. Firstly, there is a moratorium on foreclosure proceedings, and secondly, you have the right to a forbearance...