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Which Is Best for You? 15-Year vs 30-Year Mortgages

Mortgage Minute with Andy Tuttle, American Dream TV

Debating whether a 15-year or 30-year mortgage is best for you? We’ve got answers! On this week’s episode of The American Dream TV show, we brought in Mary Lyons of Personal Economics Group to discuss the advantages and opportunities available with a 30-year mortgage.

As we all know, a 15-year...

Qualifying for a Mortgage if You’re Self-Employed

Mortgage Minute with Andy Tuttle, American Dream TV

Securing a mortgage while self-employed may prove a bit more challenging, however you can still qualify for the same loan programs as traditional borrowers. The key for a self-employed borrower successfully obtaining a mortgage is income verification.

The mortgage application process is the same regardless of whether you...

Top 3 Things Every Homeowners Insurance Policy Should Include

Top 3 things that should be included in your Homeowner's Insurance Policy

Our homes are one of our most valuable purchases and one that most can’t afford to replace when disaster hits.  Understanding Homeowners Insurance and ensuring you have the right coverage for your home is important.

When it comes to Homeowners Insurance, we go to the experts at Community Insurance...

Escrow Accounts and Your Home Loan

Mortgage Minute with Andy Tuttle, American Dream TV

You may have heard the term “Escrow” and wondered what exactly is this and how does it affect my home purchase. We are here to help give you the skinny on this common term.

When you purchase a home, many mortgage lenders set up an escrow account to hold money to pay property taxes and insurance....

Prep Your Home for Sale with These Spring Tips

When you’re getting ready to sell your home, there are a few tips to help you. When your home presents better, it makes it easier to attract buyers. Since spring is the best time to put your home on the market, consider getting everything ready now.

Remove the Clutter Walk into any model home or open house and look at how clean and organized they are. There is not...

March Madness: The Tuttle Group in the News

The Tuttle Group believes an office that “plays together” works better together. The Tuttle Group employees are encouraged to fill out their March Madness brackets and watch the games. Andy Tuttle says: Having team members “play together” positively impacts office productivity  by:

Improves company culture, when you are working together and sharing experiences...

Tuttle Talk featuring Ernesto Miranda and Pedro Castro

https://youtu.be/z82Sc6C8nUo This week's Tuttle Talk is with the principals at Magellan Architects. Ernesto Miranda and Pedro Castro. Pedro discusses how rebuilding after a hurricane can be beneficial by rebuilding with improvements designed to keep the building safer and better.

Remembering 9/11

16 years ago today… 2,977 people were killed including… 343 Firefighters 72 Law Enforcement Officers 6,000 others were wounded 2,000 NYPD units searched the towers 214 FDNY Units 112 Engines 58 Ladder Trucks 5 Rescue Companies 7 Squad Companies 4 Marine Units ONE country united.

How to Help Houston Flood Victims

Since making landfall this past Friday, Hurricane Harvey has caused catastrophic flooding in the Houston-Galveston areas.  Rescue operations are currently underway in Houston as this tropical storm’s impact continues to devastate.  Our own family and friends have been affected by this relentless storm and it’s aftermath of rainfall, and our hearts are heavy for all...

Quick Tips for Qualifying for a Home Loan

The biggest purchase that you will most likely make in your life is your home. If it is your first time buying a home, you may be intimidated by this process. However, if you have the right information, getting a mortgage can be quite painless. Here are tips that will help you qualify for a home loan.

Know your credit score

if you don’t know your credit...

Stay In The Know

Stay up to date on what you need to know about market changes and how that impacts a home mortgage.