Mortgage Myth: “All Mortgage Lenders Are the Same”

  Mortgage Myth: “All mortgage lenders offer the same programs and rates. I should get a loan with my bank because that will likely be most convenient.” At Summit Mortgage Corporation, we’ll be the first to tell you that mortgage … Continued

What Being a Mortgage Banker Taught Me About Selling My Home

    Up until the past few weeks, my only personal experience with a real estate transaction was with purchasing my first home four years ago. However, as a local mortgage banker and licensed transaction coordinator, I’ve spent the past … Continued

Mortgage Myth: “There Will Be No Tax Benefits to Homeownership”

  Mortgage Myth: “The new tax law is going to impact the value of homeownership. Owning a home won’t provide the same tax benefits.” The new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is bringing plenty of changes for homeowners. However, the … Continued

UnZip The Zip-Code: Year In Review

  Thanks for watching our Year In Review episode of UnZip The Zip-Code! Find out more about each zip-code by clicking the links below.     97031 – Hood River 97028, 97011, 97049, 97067 – The Villages at Mt. Hood … Continued

Mortgage Myth: “Student Loan Debt Will Prevent Me From Buying a Home”

  Mortgage Myth: “College was expensive and, as a result, I have a lot of student loan debt. There’s no way that I’ll be able to buy a home in the near future!” If you have student loan debt, you’re … Continued